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The Tinker Family

November 16, 2020

We can probably all agree that 2020 has been a doozy. From virtual learning to job loss to loneliness, this year has brought unexpected consequences. However tough the situation and circumstances, we remain committed to supporting our families the best way we can. One of our families, the Tinkers, have had an especially tough year.…

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Election Recap

November 12, 2020

Wondering what happened with the election? What passed and how will it affect you? You’re not alone. At DP, we have worked to create a comprehensive Election Recap guide summarizing what has passed, how it will affect you and where you can go to find out more.  Download it below! We will know more about…

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First Inclusive Playground for Children of All Needs in Denver-Aurora Area

November 3, 2020

Playgrounds are a pivotal place for children to develop social, physical, emotional and cognitive skills. They’re also a place where kids can get out some energy – a win for both them and their parents. As many of our parents know, it’s tough to find an inclusive playground that meets their kid’s adaptive needs. We…

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#MakeAPlanToVote

October 19, 2020

KNOW YOUR OPTIONS TO CAST YOUR VOTE  Written by Kim Tenure, Associate Director of I/DD Policy  In Colorado, there are different ways that you can vote, so it is important to make a plan. Elections are conducted by your county, so there may be some small differences depending on which county you vote in. Watch this short video that provides a step-by-step guide on casting your vote: As discussed in the…

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Exercise Your Rights!

October 15, 2020

Helpful Resources to Navigate Voting   Written by Kim Tenure, Associate Director of I/DD Policy  There are many Federal and State laws that protect your rights to vote.  The United States divides power between different levels of government; this system is called federalism.    One impact of federalism is that states can make laws addressing the specific needs and concerns of their residents.  Consequently, elections…

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