In a nutshell: compassion, education, and results. At YouthZone, our staff is a group of highly trained and well-seasoned professionals with a precious talent for working with youth and families. Our mission is centered on helping families and communities develop the tools for raising empowered and confident youth.
Go2Work Programs provide employment preparation for employment and job training.
The School of Transitional Education is an academic school at Colorado Mountain College that provides academic and career transformation through developmental education and adult education including ESL, HSE (high school equivalency) and more.
Raising a Reader fosters literacy and early reading success in children ages two through seven.
Literacy Outreach teaches essential reading skills to functionally illiterate adults.
Habitat for Humanity builds affordable homes in partnership with families in need of a hand-up, not a handout.
Family Visitor Program offers parents an opportunity to choose a program that meets their needs during pregnancy and up until their child is three years old.
Catholic Charities of the Western Slope provides local programs including emergency financial assistance, family transitional housing, immigration services, and immigrant community advocacy for clients.
CASA of the Ninth provides court appointed advocates to abused and neglected children in Colorado’s Ninth Judicial District (Garfield, Pitkin and Rio Blanco Counties).
Alpine Legal Services lends legal assistance, information and education, on a sliding-scale payment arrangement, to clients in need.