Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides the following classes to individuals ages 16 and older:
- English as a Second Language (ESL)
- GED (English and Spanish available)
- Financial Empowerment
- Workforce Development
- Citizenship Classes
- Early Childhood Education
- Parent to Paraprofessional Program
- Play and Learn Program
- Mental Health Case Management

Also offers utility bill assistance. The amount owed must be less than $1000.

Free child care is available during all classes. Schedule varies depending on the semester.
MissionThe CFO is a collaborative effort between Denver Public Schools Family and Community Engagement (FACE) and Mile High United Way to provide free classes and services for adults in all of the Denver Metro Communities.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Gilpin, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website; clients must fill out an intake form prior to participating in any services.
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Vietnamese, Language Line Available
EligibilityIndividuals ages 16 and older (classes). Applicants for utility assistance must have a family member in Denver Public School (e.g., child, niece/nephew, grandchild, etc.) and not exceed the overdue amount.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1College View Elementary
Physical Site Address 22675 S Decatur St
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80219
Main Phone(720) 424-8688
Other Phone(720) 668-1148
Web Addresshttp://face.dpsk12.org/school-based-services/support-for-the-whole-child/
 
Director Information
Director's NameLindsay McNicholas
Director's PositionDirector of Adult and Youth Services
Director's Phone(720) 423-2294
Director's Emaillindsay_mcnicholas@dpsk12.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered08/04/2017
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)
Affiliated Programs: Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)
Affiliated Services: Center for Family Opportunity (McGlone Academy) - Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)
Community Classes - Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)
Utility Bill Assistance - Center for Family Opportunity (CFO)