Advocacy Resources

Asian Pacific Development Center

The Asian Pacific Development Center of Colorado (APDC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supporting the Asian American Pacific Islander community. For 30 years we have been committed to providing culturally appropriate health, mental health, and related services to our communities. We employ a holistic approach to address the total well-being of individuals and families. 

  • 1537 Alton St, Aurora, CO 80010

  • (303) 923-2920

Brother Jeff

Brother Jeff is building community one life at a time. Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center, founded in 1994 is located in the historic Five Points District in Northeast Denver is a space committed to fostering growth, strength, and voice in the community. For current African American happenings in and around the Denver Metro Area visit Brother Jeff. 

  • 2836 Welton St, Denver, CO 80205

  • (303) 297-0823

Family Leadership Training Institute

The Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) is a first-of-its-kind family civics program. Program graduates spend more than 120 hours to develop skills needed to become effective leaders in their communities. Once recruited and accepted in to the program, participants attend a 20-week curriculum that integrates personal and child development, leadership training, civic literacy and civic participation skills. 

  • 4300 South Cherry Creek Drive Denver, CO 80246

  • (303) 692-2794

Denver Children's Advocacy Center

Denver Children's Advocacy Center (DCAC) works to improve the lives of children traumatized by sexual abuse and violence - as well as those who are at high-risk - with prevention, education and direct services. Our mission is to: Prevent Abuse, Strengthen Families and Restore Childhood. DCAC never charges for its services and we never place time limits on healing.

  • 2149 Federal Blvd Denver, CO 80211

  • (303) 825-3850

Strong African American Families

Strong African American Families (SAAF) is a culturally tailored, family-centered intervention for 10- to 14-year-old African American youths and their primary caregivers. The goal of SAAF is to prevent substance use and behavior problems among youth by strengthening positive family interactions, preparing youths for their teen years, and enhancing primary caregivers' efforts to help youths reach positive goals.

  • (706) 425-3005

Servicios de La Raza

Their mission is to provide and advocate for culturally responsive, essential human services and opportunities to assist low-income members of the community in overcoming the range of problems that result in a lack of resources and contribute to the perpetuation of the vicious cycle of poverty.  

  • 3131 W 14th Ave, Denver, CO 80204

  • (303) 458-5851

Disability Advocacy

For a list of advocacy resources related to disability, please visit our Disability Advocacy Page.