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Colorado's 33rrdd Annual National Expungement Week ((Virtual)) Event Register @ Questions? or Call Melanie @ 719-966-7083 Join our social justice initiative to bring awareness and provide access to pro bono legal services for record sealing and expungement of eligible criminal cases in Colorado. Sept. 19-26th Virtual Online Events

What is N.E.W.? 

National Expungement Week (N.E.W.) is a week of events across the U.S. that offers expungement and other forms of legal relief to some of the 77 million Americans with convictions on their records. These convictions can restrict access to housing, employment, education, public assistance, and voting rights long after sentences have been served.

Who is Expunge Colorado?
A Colorado newly formed 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to providing education, training, consultation, and free access to legal services for record sealing and expungement of eligible criminal cases in Colorado.

Contact Melanie Rose Rogers at or 719-966-7083 for more information or for questions.

Transportation Resources

Click on the button below to find a list of transportation resources in your area!

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Food Resources

Food Resource Hotline

Call the bilingual Food Resource Hotline toll-free at (855) 855-4626or in 

Metro Denver at (720) 382-2920

It’s open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Messages left after-hours or on a weekend will be returned the next business day. 

(If you need TTY, call at
7-1-1 or 1-800-659-2656.)

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Apply for Colorado P-EBT
P-EBT provides families with children eligible for free or reduced-price school meals with funds to help buy food since schools were closed this Spring due to the pandemic. You can receive up to $279 per eligible child to stretch your food budget.
For more information, visit their website:

COVID-19 Food Resource Page

Information about our statewide Food Resource Hotline, school meal locations, food pantries, updates on vital nutrition programs, like SNAP and WIC, and additional resources from partners.

Mental Health Resources


1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) - English
1-877-SUICIDA (1-877-784-2432) - En español

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.


Options For Deaf + Hard of Hearing

For TTY Users: Use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.


IMALIVE is a program of the Kristin Brooks Hope Center (KBHC), a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.

Our focus is suicide intervention, prevention, awareness, and education.

We provide help and hope through online crisis chat.

Days Until the November 3rd Election
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Have questions about accessible voting? Need help registering to vote? Not sure where to drop off your ballot? Join us for this workshop and we can help answer your questions! 

Reasonable accommodations will be available - please email to submit requests.

10/1/2020 Workshop
10/15/2020 Workshop
For more information on voter registration and other voter, info visit the Rock the Vote website found here.
Current Events by Maryann C.

As of 9/22/2020: 65,399 cases

2,018 deaths among cases
(1,914 due to COVID-19)

To read more use this website:

Gov. Jared Polis has extended the mandatory statewide mask order for another 30 days and will expire October 12, 2020.

Gov. Jared Polis has extended an executive order through September 30th that requires that Colorado landlords must, for at least one more month, give tenants 30 days’ notice before pursuing evictions.

On August 26, 2020, Governor Jared Polis issued Executive Order B2020 006 to establish a temporary task force with the Department of Local Affairs that examines housing instability and works to prevent evictions due to COVID-19 hardship.

Exposure notifications: iPhone and Android will soon have an exposure notification feature to alert you when you may have been exposed to COVID-19.

Denver's COVID-19 Testing Site. Pepsi Center. 1000 Chopper Circle. Enter at 7th Ave. & Auraria. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 7 days per week. Closed holidays. *Gates close at 4 p.m.* Denver The Mile High City logo
Free testing located at the Pepsi Center and other locations.  Visit the state's map of testing sites here.

If you experience an accessibility issue please email our Associate Director, Anaya Robinson at

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  • The Chronicles Peer Support:

    First and third Thursdays of the month from 11:00am - 12:00pm (MT). **September 3rd & 17th 2020**

  • Self-Empowerment Peer Group:
    Every Thursday, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm (MT).

  • Youth Connect Call:
    Every Friday, from 1:00-2:00pm (MT).

  • Art Group:
    First Wednesdays of the month, from 10:00am-12:00pm (MT).

RSVP to Peer Support groups by emailing Mollie at
or call (303) 733-9324


Colorado Sled Hockey is a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1995 and in 1996 was the first sled hockey team sponsored by an NHL affiliate. We are dedicated to providing a competitive environment to foster independence and elevate social interaction through hockey.

Visionaries (blind hockey organization), and Aces Hockey Academy are partnering to do monthly adaptive skates.

    • Oct Sessions: 8:15am to 9:15am MST on Oct 9 & 23
    • Adaptive events will be held at:
      • The Ice Ranch @ 841 South Park Dr, Littleton, CO 80120

Graphics: Blue, purple, teal, squiggles, circles, and blob shapes at all corners of the image and one large blob in the middle with a white square surrounding text. Text: Drumming and Drinks! Grab a beverage and your favorite rhythm instrument and join us on zoom for 30 – 45 minutes of rhythm and music! Thursdays at 3:00 PM

To be added to the group send an email to
with Drum and Drinks in the subject line.

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All Bodies Deserve: Creating The Future of Us

This coloring book, All Bodies Deserve: Creating the Future of Us, sparks conversation and creativity with prompts to get you, your family, and community thinking about changes that are worth imagining and making come true. Eight diverse artists were commissioned to illustrate coloring pages for
All Bodies Deserve: Creating the Future of Us, showing what this future looks like to them.

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