Angel Eyes

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyOffers awareness and educational services throughout Colorado, focusing on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Syndrome (SUID), and Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood (SUDC) and risk reduction. Assists all who has been impacted by the sudden, unexpected loss of an infant or toddler, including miscarriage and stillbirth with bereavement support groups, counseling, and child play therapy for siblings.
MissionHelping families and others cope with the sudden, unexpected death of an infant or toddler, while raising awareness, providing education, and supporting research regarding sudden, unexpected infant and toddler death.
HistoryAngel Eyes, formerly The Colorado SIDS Program, was incorporated in 1981 and provides a statewide approach to infant and toddler deaths. Angel Eyes represents a merger of the Colorado Chapter of the National SIDS Foundation, a parent organization formed in 1967, and the SIDS Information and Counseling Project, which was funded in 1976 through a federal grant. The Colorado SIDS Program was the first, and one of the few, SIDS organizations to combine a parent and a professional organization into one agency to provide a statewide approach to SIDS services.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall or visit website for more information.
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Limited Spanish
EligibilityIndividuals who have been impacted by the sudden, unexpected death of an infant or toddler, including family, friends or care providers. Cannot take cases with open criminal investigations.
Hours of OperationMonday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's NamePatty VanGilder
Contact's Phone(303) 320-7771
Physical Site Address 1425 S Cherry St
Physical Site Address 2Ste 560
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80246
Main Phone(303) 320-7771
Other Phone1-888-285-7437 (Toll Free)
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Angel Eyes
Affiliated Programs: Angel Eyes
Affiliated Services: Sudden Death Counseling and Support - Angel Eyes