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The Kempe Center

Pediatric Section of Child Abuse and Neglect

The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect improves the care and well-being of all children by strengthening families, communities, and the systems that serve them. We believe abuse and neglect are preventable, children are resilient, and supportive care can bring health and hope.


APRIL 2 - Kempe Center Child Abuse Prevention Month Kick Off Event 

  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
  • Children's Hospital Atrium
  • Complimentary breakfast provided by BELLCO 
  • Receive your free blue Child Abuse Prevention Month T-Shirt 
  • Hear speeches from the Kempe Center and CHCO team 

APRIL 3 - Child Abuse Prevention Rally at the State Capitol
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
  • Join more than 150 Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Campaign Partners on April 3rd to officially kick off National Child Abuse Prevention Month in Colorado!
  • RSVP on Facebook 
APRIL 16April All Kempe Meeting 
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
  • Education Center 
  • Wear Blue Day in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month!
  • CAP Month Blue-Bakeoff (More Details to Come!) 

On April 2, Kempe and Children’s Hospital team members gathered in the Anschutz Medical Campus Hospital Atrium to form a human blue ribbon to raise awareness for child abuse prevention.


Highlights & News

Child Protection Team 60th Anniversary 

In 1958, the first multidisciplinary Child Protection Teams (CPTs) were formed. 2018 marks Sixty years of progress in the recognition and response to child maltreatment. READ HERE​for further information on the history of the ground breaking Kempe CPT. 

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month 

Each April, Child Abuse Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families.

For more information on what you can do to help strengthen families READ HERE.

2018 Innovations in Family Engagement Call for Proposals HERE.

2018 Kempe Interdisciplinary Summer Research Institute - July 23-27, 2018 - more information HERE.