Find Denver Colorado social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.
A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.
Denver Health Department 8100 East Lowry Boulevard Denver CO 80230 303-692-3090
Tri-county Health Department 7290 Samuel Drive Denver CO 80221 303-426-5232
A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.
Colorado Organization for Victims Assistance 90 Galapago Street Denver CO 80223 303-861-1160
Denver Center For Crime Victims Assistance 1000 East 16th Avenue Denver CO 80218 303-860-0660
Denver Colorado Victims Assistance 625 East Evans Avenue Denver CO 80210 303-777-0112
Denver Crime Victims Assistance 1751 Gilpin Street Denver CO 80218 720-381-6163