Families First

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyHelping families improve children’s lives through:
- Circle of Parents ® Support Groups
- Parent Education Classes
- Parenting Support Line
MissionTo prevent the abuse and neglect of children by providing education, family support and treatment.
HistoryIncorporated in 1984 as a joint private and public community partnership; opened doors in 1986 to help 95 families. Today, more than 5,000 families from all walks of life seek out our services each year.
LocationArapahoe County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited; call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall or visit website for more information.
AffiliationsCO Fatherhood Initiative, Circle of Parents, National Family Support Roundtable, Prevent Child Abuse Colorado, Colorado Alliance for Drug-Endangered Children
Licensed ByState of Colorado Division of Child Care
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityAny parents seeking support or assistance to strengthen their family.
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Office Hours); Hours Vary (Support Line)
Contact Information
Contact's NameMelissa Haenchen
Contact's PositionResource & Outreach Coordinator
Contact's Phone(303) 745-0327 Ext 1005
Contact's Emailmelissa@familiesfirstcolorado.org
Physical Site Address 12163 S Yosemite St
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80231
Main Phone(303) 745-0327
Hotline Phone1-877-695-7996 (English); 1-866-527-3264 (Spanish)
Fax(303) 309-3931
Web Addresshttp://www.FamiliesFirstColorado.org/
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Families First
Affiliated Programs: Families First
Affiliated Services: Home Visitation - Families First
Latino Parent Support Groups - Families First
Parenting Classes - Families First
Parenting Classes - Families First
Parent Support Groups - Families First
Support Line - Families First