Childhood Trauma Grants Awarded

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In , the Colorado Springs Health Foundation’s Board of Trustees awarded the following grants:

Colorado Springs Health Foundation approves $582,282 in grants

to address child maltreatment-related trauma in El Paso and Teller Counties

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO The Colorado Springs Health Foundation Board of Trustees recently approved $582,282 in grants to nine organizations serving El Paso and/or Teller Counties. These grants address the prevention or healing of child maltreatment-related trauma. El Paso and Teller Counties have higher rates of child abuse and neglect than the rest of the state, and trauma, especially child maltreatment-related trauma, is linked to a host of life-long health concerns. Here is a list of grant awards:

Organization Name

Program or Project Name

Amount Funded

Community Partnership Family Resource Center

Strengthening Families Services


Court Care of the Pikes Peak Region

General Operating


Fostering Hope

General Operating


Joint Initiatives for Youth & Families

Preventing & Healing Child Maltreatment


Kidpower of Colorado

General Operating


Lutheran Family Services of the Rocky Mountains

KPC Respite Center



Children’s Play Therapy



General Operating



Veterans Health & Trauma Clinic




Year-to-date, Colorado Springs Health Foundation has awarded just under $4 million in grants to support improved health within the Pikes Peak region.


About Colorado Springs Health Foundation

The Colorado Springs Health Foundation was established in 2012 through the City of Colorado Springs’s lease of Memorial Health System to UCHealth. The Foundation’s mission is to provide grants that target immediate healthcare needs and encourage healthy living. Approximately $12 million in grants have been awarded or committed since inception, and grantmaking started in 2016.

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