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.
Jefferson County Health Department 645 Parfet Street Lakewood CO 80215 303-271-5701
Jefferson County Health Department 1711 Sheridan Boulevard Edgewater CO 80214 303-271-5780
Jefferson County Health Department 6303 Wadsworth Bypass Arvada CO 80003 303-275-7500
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 Victims Assistance 15055 South Golden Road Golden CO 80401 303-273-1618
Jefferson County Colorado Victims Assistance 13772 Denver West Parkway Lakewood CO 80401 303-202-2196