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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Behavioral health supports for high-risk families may get a real boost this legislative session.

Behavioral health supports for high-risk families may get a real boost this legislative session.

Services and policies that help strengthen families, prevent abuse and neglect, aid caregivers struggling with adversity, and promote positive interactions within families and caregivers help kids develop their potential. After months of advocacy work, numerous agencies and advocates showed up on Friday to testify in support of the HB19-1193 bill and the result was an unanimous vote in favor of behavioral health supports for high risk families in the House Public Health Care & Human Services!

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