Direct Care Workforce Collaborative


To work collaboratively with stakeholders to identify and move forward strategies to support the recruitment and retention of Colorado's direct care workforce.

Next Meeting:

Direct Care Workforce Collaborative Bi-Monthly Meeting

June 9, 2021 - 10:00-11:30
Webinar Information forthcoming

Future dates: This group intends to meet bi-monthly on the second Wednesday of the month.


Meeting Materials

April 14, 2021

February 10, 2021

  • Presentation
  • Due to technical difficulties, webinar recording for this meeting is unavailable

January 13, 2021 - Kick-off Meeting

Direct Care Workforce Summit Materials - October 28, 2020



Action Group Meetings

Action groups are intended to reinforce the Direct Care Worker Collaborative purpose and vision.

These groups will be tasked with: identifying the problem, determining solutions, and developing and executing an action plan.

If you are interested in joining one or more of the action groups, please send an email request with the group/s of your choice to and an invitation will be provided.

  • Compensation & Benefits Action Group
    • To be scheduled
  • Training & Career Advancement Action Group        
    • First Friday each month
      • 9:00 - 10:00 am (Beginning June 2021)
  • Value & Awareness Action Group
    • Third Friday each month
      • 1:00 - 2:00 pm (Beginning June 2021)



Senate Bill 19-238 Training Advisory Committee website


Contact Us


Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request for persons with disabilities. Auxiliary aids and services for individuals with disabilities and language services for individuals whose first language is not English may be provided upon request. Please notify John Barry at 303-866-3173 or or the 504/ADA Coordinator at at least one week prior to the meeting to make arrangements.