Department of Human Services

Steve Clifton, Director

172 Justice Center Road
Cañon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-2318
Fax: (719) 275-5206

Hours: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday-Friday

Tools and Resources:

Annie E Casey Foundation webpage http://www.aecf.org/
CDHS Foster Parent Information www.changealifeforever.org
The Butler Institute http://www.thebutlerinstitute.org/
Colorado Department of Human Services http://www.cdhs.state.co.us/
CDHS Academy Training Webpage www.cdhsacademy.com
Colorado State Foster Parent Association http://www.csfpa.org
National Foster Parent Association http://www.nfpainc.org/
Foster Parent College http://www.fosterparentcollege.com/
Love and Logic http://www.loveandlogic.com/
Tool Box Parent http://toolboxparent.com/
Jason Foundation for Teen Suicide Prevention  http://www.jasonfoundation.com/
www.cofosterandadopt.org
Colorado Medicaid http://www.cfmc.org/medicaid/medicaid_general.htm
Colorado Kinship Connection http://cokinship.org/
The Piton Foundation www.piton.org/eitc 
Adoption Exchange www.adoptex.org
Adopt Us Kids http://adoptuskids.org/
National Capitol Poison Center http://poison.org/
Colorado Coalition of Adoptive Familites http://www.cocaf.org
Colorado Post-Adoption Resource Center http://tae.convio.net/COPARC

Local Links:
Canon City Daily Record http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/
Canon City Public Library http://ccpl.lib.co.us/
Road conditions www.cotrip.org
Heart of Colorado CASA http://heartofcocasa.org/
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments http://www.uaacog.com/

Community Partners:
Rocky Mountain Behavioral Health http://www.rmbh.org/
West Central Mental Health http://www.wcmhc.org/
Women, Infants and Children http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/
Colorado Workforce Center http://www.yourworkforcecenter.com/
New Horizon Ministries http://www.newhorizonsministries.net/
Fremont County Family Center http://www.starpointco.com/familycenter.htm
Star Point http://www.starpointco.com/
Parents As Teachers http://www.parentsasteachers.org/

School Districts:
http://www.canoncityschools.org/
http://www.re-2.org/

Local Law Enforcement
Colorado State Patrol: http://csp.state.co.us/
Fremont County Sheriff: http://www.fremontco.com/sheriff/
Official Page for Florence, CO http://www.florenceco.govoffice2.com/
Official Page for Canon City, CO http://www.canoncity.org/

Resources/Forms for Current Licensed Providers
Incident, Injury, Accident Report
Foster Parent and other child in the home physical forms
      Adult General Physical Exam
      Bio Child Physical Exam
Monthly Reports
Medication Logs
Transportation Logs
Dental, Eye, Physical forms for children placed in the home
     Child In Care Dental Exam
     Child In Care Eye Exam
     Child In Care Physical Exam
Over The Counter Medication Authorization