Department of Human Services

Stacie Kwitek-Russell, Director

172 Justice Center Road
Cañon City, CO 81212

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

Hours: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tools and Resources:

Annie E Casey Foundation webpage
CDHS Foster Parent Information
The Butler Institute
Colorado Department of Human Services
CDHS Academy Training Webpage
Colorado State Foster Parent Association
National Foster Parent Association
Foster Parent College
Love and Logic
Tool Box Parent
Jason Foundation for Teen Suicide Prevention
Colorado Medicaid
Colorado Kinship Connection
The Piton Foundation 
Adoption Exchange
Adopt Us Kids
National Capitol Poison Center
Colorado Coalition of Adoptive Familites
Colorado Post-Adoption Resource Center

Local Links:
Canon City Daily Record
Canon City Public Library
Road conditions
Heart of Colorado CASA
Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments

Community Partners:
Rocky Mountain Behavioral Health
West Central Mental Health
Women, Infants and Children
Colorado Workforce Center
New Horizon Ministries
Fremont County Family Center
Star Point
Parents As Teachers

School Districts:

Local Law Enforcement
Colorado State Patrol:
Fremont County Sheriff:
Official Page for Florence, CO
Official Page for Canon City, CO

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