Educational Counseling Program - Denver Kids

Denver Kids

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers preventive Educational Counseling for Denver Public Schools students, utilizing adult volunteers along with Educational Counseling staff. Denver Kids provides year-round Educational Counseling, a one-to-one relationship-based, long-term preventive approach dedicated to building character, academic achievement, and positive development of the whole child. Creating trusting and collaborative relationships with our students, Denver Kids works to overcome barriers to academic success.

Denver Kids also recruits and trains adult volunteers to serve as mentors to students in the program. Activities, special events, and educational programs are provided throughout the year for the mentors and students. Each Denver Kids mentor commits to the program for one year and agrees to see the student twice a month. The professional counseling staff works closely with each mentor - providing them with expertise and guidance.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaDenver Public Schools district
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Intake RequirementsTeacher, counselor, or parental referral required.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityReferrals accepted for students in Denver Public Schools grades Kindergarten - first semester of 7th grade. Assistance is provided to students through high school graduation.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Kelsey Grayson
Contact's Position Development Officer
Contact's Phone (720) 423-3571
Physical Site Address 1 1860 Lincoln St
Physical Site Address 2 9th Fl
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80203
Main Phone (720) 423-2470
Fax (720) 423-1594
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Kids
Affiliated Program: Denver Kids
This Service: Educational Counseling Program - Denver Kids
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Dropout Prevention (HH-1600.1600)