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Help make the lives of Colorado children safer.



WE BELIEVE...

No violence against children is justifiable. All violence against children is preventable. 

Colorado Children First is dedicated to protecting children through affordable legal advocacy. Our mission is to get courts to appoint child legal advocates in every case where endangerment is alleged.

We identify attorneys who offer affordable services to parents fighting on behalf of their child’s safety, and attorneys who are experienced at representing children.

The wellbeing of your family is our top priority.

PROVIDING CHILDREN
A VOICE

SAFETY Should be affordable to all!

Child hearsay laws prevent parents and guardians from presenting a child’s wishes to the court. We provide children a voice.

OUR MISSION

To protect children by enhancing the quality and accessibility of legal services available to minors and protective caregivers in the family court system.

OUR MISSION

We are dedicated to improving the outcomes abused and neglected children face in the family court system.

OUR VALUES

We believe in a child's right to have a safe and meaningful existence. They have the right to be safe, to have a voice, and to trust in those serving them.

OUR VALUES

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Family, freedom, Trust, Service, Integrity, Equality and Teamwork.

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Our Focus

To expand access to legal counsel for protective parents and to encourage courts statewide to appoint child legal representatives in all cases involving endangerment, and to meet that need by providing those advocates.

OUR FOCUS

Accessible legal services for the benefit of endangered children.

OUR STRATEGY

To create a network of qualified child advocates and family lawyers to represent children and protective caregivers affordably

OUR STRATEGY

Increase awareness among judicial officers of the benefits of appointing child legal advocates.

Why Colorado Children First

The outcome of your child advocacy matter can be life-changing and, in some instances, a matter of life and death. That is why it is essential for your rights, and the rights of children must be protected. You can trust our team to fight vigilantly for every case we take on.

No violence against children is justifiable.
All violence against children is preventable. 

Please help us make the lives of
Colorado children safer​.

As a non-profit, we rely on you to be able to help advocate for children. CCF’s funding sources include private donations, federal and state contracts, grants from private foundations, and business sponsorship.

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