Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden Colorado

Address and phone number for Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center, a Child, Youth, and Family Services, at Ford Street, Golden CO.


Name
Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center
Address
2901 Ford Street, Golden, Colorado, 80401
Phone
303-273-2600

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

The Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center, located in Golden, CO, is an agency that offers programs and services for children in the Jefferson County area. Children and Family Services promotes the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families. Under the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), the Children and Family Services Office also provides protective services.

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Golden Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and child welfare in Golden
  • Social services programs
  • Jefferson County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Golden, CO
Golden Child and Family Services

In Golden, Children and Family Services offers multiple services and programs to promote the wellbeing of children. For example, economic security services include emergency assistance and income support programs, which help Golden families gain self-sufficiency. They also offer emergency assistance, such as energy assistance, housing assistance, and support after a natural disaster or crisis. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Department promotes economic independence by offering Jefferson County job training, education assistance, and programs connecting job seekers with employers. They also offer childcare subsidy programs. Contact Child and Family Services for information about these programs and federal assistance programs, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as the Golden Food Stamp Program.

Jefferson County Group Homes

The Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center oversees Jefferson County area group homes that house children and young people who cannot live with their families, including individuals with disabilities. The group homes offer supportive services for residents, including medical care. Children and Family Services works with other organizations in the Jefferson County area to operate group homes.

Child Welfare & Safety

Child welfare and safety is a chief responsibility of Child, Youth, and Family Services in Golden. The office promotes child welfare and safety by acting as a licensing organization for Golden daycare providers and certifying childcare workers. Children and Family Services also offers early childhood development services, including early intervention for development delays and school readiness programs. The department also regulates child placement agencies involved in foster care, adoption, and transitional placements. Children who age out of foster care qualify for transitional resources such as independent living services that promote self-sufficiency. Contact the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center for information about child welfare and safety.

Abuse Victim Services

In Golden, the DCFS Office responds to reports of child abuse, domestic abuse, and human trafficking. Jefferson County residents who suspect abuse can contact Children and Family Services through a telephone helpline to report abuse or threatening situations. Children and Family Services also connects abuse victims and survivors to advocacy and support services, such as safe shelter and counseling in Jefferson County, CO.

Contact the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center

You may contact the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center by calling 303-273-2600, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center, 2901 Ford Street, Golden, Colorado, 80401.


Map of Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden Colorado


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