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    Programs that offer workshops, discussion groups, activities and other types of training that sensitize participants to people with disabilities, help them experience what it is like to have a disability, and share techniques for positive communication and interaction with people who have disabilities.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Advocacy for Abuse Victims - Deaf DOVEProvides services that empower and offer hope to survivors of domestic violence/sexual assault in Colorado who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-blind or Children of Deaf Adults (CODAs); services include: - Victim service provider training - Developing a safety plan - Youth prevention workshops (relationship abuse, bullying, domestic violence, sexual assault) - Information and resources that provide legal, medical, victim, emotional help and survivor mentorship. - Crisis intervention - Video phone hotline - Support groups - Deaf culture training workshops - Community education workshops Denver CountyDeaf Overcoming Violence through Empowerment (DOVE)Deaf Overcoming Violence through Empowerment (DOVE)
    Education & Resources - Stomp Out the Silence of Autism & DisabilitiesProvides education around Autism and special needs to communities, and provides resources to families who have autism and special needs.El Paso CountyStomp Out the Silence of Autism & DisabilitiesStomp Out the Silence of Autism & Disabilities
    Training and Education - Colorado Cross-Disability CoalitionProvides trainings for professionals and community education on a variety of topics related to accessibility, effective communication, etc.Denver CountyColorado Cross-Disability CoalitionColorado Cross-Disability Coalition
    Workshops & Webinars - Peak Parent CenterPEAK’s workshops are open to families, general educators, special educators, paraprofessionals, administrators, service providers, and interested community members. Our workshops help families feel more confident and positive about their participation on the team that supports their child’s education. Our workshops equip educators with the evidence-based information and knowledge they need to successfully educate students with disabilities. Go online or call to find out what workshops and webinars are available.El Paso CountyPeak Parent CenterPeak Parent Center

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