Help Create a Quality Paid Family and Medical Leave Program for Colorado.

Help Create a Quality Paid Family and Medical Leave Program for Colorado.

Colorado will be a stronger place to raise a family, and a business, if our state finds a path forward to creating a quality paid family and medical leave program. Deadline to submit comment ends Wednesday, September 25.

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) is currently collecting comments to determine the best paid family and medical leave program for Colorado. By submitting a comment about what a paid family and medical leave program should include, you can help advocate for a good program for Colorado workers and families.

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Illuminate Colorado is hiring a Director of Operations

Illuminate Colorado is hiring a Director of Operations

Illuminate Colorado continues to grow by filling the newly created Director of Operations position. This position will be responsible for fiscal management of the organization, including accounts payable and receivable; budgeting & forecasting; audits; federal, state, and private grants and contracts; human resources; payroll; procurement; and financial reporting. This position reports to the Executive Director, supervises the Office Coordinator and serves on the Leadership Team.

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Media outlets can help respond to crisis and prevent child maltreatment.

Media outlets can help respond to crisis and prevent child maltreatment.

Media coverage plays an important part in strengthening families and protecting children in Colorado. Recent news coverage of a new mom who left the hospital with her infant, believed to be endangered, brings to light the way families and substance use are often discussed in the media. Here are three ways media outlets can help respond to crisis and prevent child maltreatment.

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llluminate is focused on growing Circle of Parents® in Colorado.

llluminate is focused on growing Circle of Parents® in Colorado.

Community creates brighter childhoods. Parents with a social network of emotionally supportive friends, family, and neighbors often find that it is easier to care for their children and themselves. All parents need people they can call on once in a while when they need a sympathetic listener, advice or support. To help parents find that support in their lives, Illuminate Colorado is focused on growing Circle of Parents® in Colorado.

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We're hiring for two positions!

We're hiring for two positions!

lluminate Colorado is a statewide nonprofit organization focused on preventing child maltreatment and building brighter childhoods through education, advocacy, and family support. With a research-based approach that emphasizes building Protective Factors in families, Illuminate Colorado works to address systemic and multi-sector issues affecting the well-being of children, collaborating with partners at the state and national level to develop powerful programs, policies, and initiatives that keep kids safe.

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