Project Abstract

The Colorado Office of the Child’s Representative is the state agency charged with providing competent and effective best interests legal representation to children involved in the Colorado court system. The Colorado Lab will develop a rigorous evaluation plan aimed at understanding the impact of state contracted case consultants on Dependency & Neglect (D&N) and Juvenile Delinquency (JD) case outcomes and youth empowerment.

Agencies: 

Colorado Office of the Child’s Representative

Research Partners: 

University of Denver, Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab