Our Mission

To inform and empower all families particularly low-income, culturally and linguistically diverse families as advocates for their children with disabilities, ages birth to 26, to achieve meaningful participation in their schools and communities. 


 
 

Thrive announces a second offering of

Project Independence:What happens after high school?

This training offers Denver families two strands of workshops, one for parents and one for youth in transition. Project Independence includes 5 workshops, each offered on a Thursday night Oct. 11th-Nov. 8th from 6:00-8:30 pm. Click this link for more information.

 
 

Click the video above to hear the testimony from a parent and her child who participated in Project Independence. This video was edited by Jah-Sun Collier, a teen participant in Project Independence in the Spring of 2018. 


 
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Make magic. Make memories. Make a weekend of it in Denver this holiday season with millions of twinkling lights, festive parades, special events and much more. Whether your perfect holiday tradition is a night at ‘A Christmas Carol,’ a family outing to Denver Zoo Lights, or a fun day of shopping and ice skating, Mile High Holidays has something for you. Click here for more information.


Do you know a family that could use some extra holiday cheer?

Nominate a deserving family today to be sponsored by Amy G Injury Firm for the holiday season. As part of the firm’s initiative to give back to the community in Aurora and Denver, Amy G Injury Firm is happy to announce its second annual Adopt a Family program. Amy G Injury Firm needs your help to nominate a deserving family who would benefit from some help during the holidays. Nominations will be accepted until Friday, December 14.
To help families and children in the community, consider nominating someone! With your participation, more families and children will have the opportunity to buy gifts for family and friends, which is often a costly privilege. To learn how to nominate someone, please click here.


We ensure that parents are actively involved in decision making for their child's education.

  • We help families learn their rights under the Individuals with Disability Education Act (IDEA) 2004.

  • We help students access the general curriculum and appropriate behavioral supports.

Curious abouT THRIVE?     

Click on the one-minute video above to learn more.

We seek to increase the participation of parents' of color in leadership roles in the Denver Metro area.

  • We help under-served families access information and support in their native language.

  • We help families navigate the special education system in a culturally consistent manner.


Workshops

We offer FREE workshops to the community and to families of children with disabilities on a variety of topics, including special education, positive behavior, advocacy and Transition.

 Advising

Parents of children with disabilities benefit from a direct link to information concerning their child's needs.  Ever feel alone and confused?  We offer FREE Parent Advising to lighten the load!