Real Stories

You don’t have to be a hero to change a young person's life. Meet ordinary people from throughout Colorado who are making our state a better place for children.

Cook Family

Jeff and Jamie Cook work closely with their child placement agency to provide one-on-one support and treatment to a young person in foster care. Jeff is a physician and Jamie is a former nurse who now stays home. Their medical backgrounds and experience help them support a young person in overcoming past traumatic experiences in order to reach their full potential.

Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline
1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1‑844‑264‑5437)
Available 24 hours a day, every day. Don't hesitate to call and get help. 
Anyone witnessing a child in a life-threatening situation should call 911 immediately.