In partnership with the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Early Childhood, Illuminate Colorado is awarding mini grants to support approved curricula to prevent child sexual abuse on a rolling basis until all funds are expended. All trainings must be complete by June 30, 2020.
At the time of this announcement, the approved curricula are: Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development and Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children.
Mini grants are being provided to support in person delivery of the approved child sexual abuse prevention curricula across the state with the following aims:
- Increase adult knowledge, attitudes, and skills to prevent child sexual abuse
- Improve adult understanding of healthy development in children
Mini grants and applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until all funds are expended. All trainings must be complete by June 30, 2020. Application decisions will be made within 2 weeks of submission. A final report of financial expenditures, including receipts, will be due within 2 weeks of training completion.
Mini grant requests may be submitted online at www.illuminatecolorado.org/minigrants. Requests submitted in any other manner will not be considered.
If you would like more information about becoming an authorized facilitators or certified trainer or would like to get more involved in preventing child sexual abuse in Colorado, contact:
Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Program Manager