Our Commitment to Transparency

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We feel it is our responsibility to keep the individuals we serve and their families informed about what happens “behind the scenes” at Developmental Pathways. We intend to be fully transparent when it comes to funding and the surveys and audits we complete, both internally and externally, including information about how the families we serve report on the quality of services and supports they receive.

Surveys and Audits

Developmental Pathways is subject to nearly 100 audits and surveys each year. Many of these audits and surveys are conducted by outside parties (such as Health Care Policy and Financing/The Division of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities), but we also conduct a number of surveys in-house to the individuals and families we serve to ensure we are proving excellent services and supports in each of the programs we offer.

Senate Bill 38

During the 2016 Legislative Session, legislators sought to pass bills that included measures to improve transparency of Community Centered Board(CCB) practices, including making CCBs subject to the Colorado Open Records Act (CORA). After a significant amount of negotiation between CCBs, legislators, and external stakeholders, the final version of SB16-038 that passed included:

  1. A requirement to undergo a system-wide performance audit as well as audits at the discretion of the Office of the State Auditor (OSA)
  2. The application of the Local Government Audit Law
  3. A variety of transparency requirements for CCB Boards of Directors (BODs), among other requirements.

To read the full bill, click here.

To read the Developmental Pathways FY17-18 Compliance Guide for Senate Bill 38, click here.

Developmental Pathways has made some proposed changes to its Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws primarily related to compliance with Senate Bill 38. These revised draft Articles and Bylaws are posted in compliance with the new regulations. We anticipate that the new Articles and Bylaws will be addressed in open session at the next regularly scheduled Board meeting, on June 27th, 2017 at 7 pm.  Please send any comments to info@dpcolo.org.

Developmental Pathways - Articles (5/24/17)

Developmental Pathways - Bylaws (5/24/17)

Quality Assurance Department

We care deeply about the quality of services and supports we provide; so much in fact, that we have an entire department dedicated to assisting us with tracking, reporting, research, and data analysis.

This small, but invaluable team ensures we meet every federal, state, and local requirement associated with being a Community Centered Board. The Quality Assurance team works in partnership with not only the departments of Developmental Pathways (Early Intervention, Community Outreach, Case Management, etc.) but also with community partners such as Colorado State staff, advocacy organizations, and providers to help improve the quality of services and supports to individuals and families.

Specifically,they conduct internal and external surveys and audits of the work completed by our agency, including our annual Case Management Customer Satisfaction Survey. They conduct periodic reviews of our database to ensure that data integrity is maintained. Our Quality Assurance department ensures that our processes and procedures are as efficient and accurate as possible, and align with rules, regulations, waiver definitions, and our contractual obligations.

Financial Reports & Contracts

Below you’ll find information regarding our finances, county mill levy reporting, and state contracts. Choose a document category from the dropdown menu and click on the document title to download the PDF.

A note about RFP reports: Every fiscal year, Developmental Pathways conducts an analysis of the Requests for Proposal (RFPs) that were sent out that year. RFPs are sent on behalf of individuals in services who are seeking new providers; these analyses provide us with information about where we encounter issues of provider capacity and other difficulties in placing individuals with providers.

If you’d like more general information about where Developmental Pathways funding comes and goes, check out our funding infographic, complete with the most frequently asked questions about funding.

File TypeDocumentCategorydocument_category_hfilter
2017 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORT
2017 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORTrfp-reports
2015 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORT
2015 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORTrfp-reports
2016 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORT
2016 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORTrfp-reports
2014 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORT
2014 FISCAL YEAR RFP REPORTrfp-reports
UNMET NEEDS POLICY
UNMET NEEDS POLICYpolicies
FY2018 EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTRACT AMENDMENT
FY2018 EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTRACT AMENDMENTcontracts
FY2018 DIDD CONTRACT AMENDMENT
FY2018 DIDD CONTRACT AMENDMENTcontracts
FY2018 - CWA OPTION LETTER
FY2018 – CWA OPTION LETTERcontracts
FY2018 - CCB DESIGNATION CONTRACT
FY2018 – CCB DESIGNATION CONTRACTcontracts
FY2018 - DIDD CONTRACT
FY2018 – DIDD CONTRACTcontracts
FY2018 - EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTRACT
FY2018 – EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTRACTcontracts
FY2018 - CWA CONTRACT
FY2018 – CWA CONTRACTcontracts
FY2017 - CCB DESIGNATION CONTRACT
FY2017 – CCB DESIGNATION CONTRACTcontracts
FY2017 - CWA CONTRACT
FY2017 – CWA CONTRACTcontracts
FY2017 - EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTACT
FY2017 – EARLY INTERVENTION STATE CONTACTcontracts
FY2016 - CWA CONTRACT
FY2016 – CWA CONTRACTcontracts
CCB 3-WAY CONTRACT LANGUAGE
CCB 3-WAY CONTRACT LANGUAGEcontracts
FY 2017 - ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN
FY 2017 – ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN990-tax-returns
FY 2016 - ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN
FY 2016 – ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN990-tax-returns
FY 2015 - ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN
FY 2015 – ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN990-tax-returns
FY 2014 - ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN
FY 2014 – ANNUAL 990 TAX RETURN990-tax-returns
2017 - MILL LEVY REPORT
2017 – MILL LEVY REPORTmill-levy-reports
2016 - MILL LEVY REPORT
2016 – MILL LEVY REPORTmill-levy-reports
2014 - MILL LEVY REPORT
2014 – MILL LEVY REPORTmill-levy-reports
2013 - MILL LEVY REPORT PART 1
2013 – MILL LEVY REPORT PART 1mill-levy-reports
ARAPAHOE COUNTY AUP
ARAPAHOE COUNTY AUPmill-levy-reports
DOUGLAS COUNTY AUP
DOUGLAS COUNTY AUPmill-levy-reports
APRIL 2018 - FINANCIAL STATEMENT
APRIL 2018 – FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-statements
FEBRUARY 2018 - FINANCIAL STATEMENT
FEBRUARY 2018 – FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-statements
DECEMBER 2017 - FINANCIAL STATEMENT
DECEMBER 2017 – FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-statements
OCTOBER 2017 - FINANCIAL STATEMENT
OCTOBER 2017 – FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-statements
2017 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENT
2017 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-audits
2016 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENT
2016 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-audits
2015 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENT
2015 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-audits
2014 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENT
2014 ANNUAL AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTfinancial-audits

Community Conversation

Each year, Developmental Pathways makes time to engage our community - you - in a public dialogue. This is a time to ask questions or bring suggestions to our leaders.