Friday, May 21, 2021

Opportunity: Seeking Applicants for CHSE Oversight Entity - Applications Due June 3rd

 






The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education Program is excited to open applications for new members of the program's Oversight Entity

This diverse entity serves a critical role in providing community voice in developing recommendations and decisions related to policies and procedures for the implementation of the program. You can read more about Membership Responsibilities and Roles at https://docs.google.com/document/d/12II4euY53-1yqIeUTy5Y5ztfwkJOyszA5N9-Ga5bK3g/edit.

The Oversight Entity includes diverse membership across the following roles: State Agencies (CDE, HCPF, CDHS, CDPHE); Parents; Youth; K-12 educator; School-Based Health Center Staff or School Nurse; Statewide Coalition for Survivors of Sexual Assault; Organization Serving the Needs of Youth of Color; Organization Serving the Needs of Immigrants; Organization Serving the Needs of LGBT Youth; Interfaith Organization; and Organization Serving the Needs of Intersex Individuals; Organization Serving the Needs of Disabled Youth; Foundation.

Currently, the following roles are open for new applicants:
  • School-Based Health Centers or a School Nurse Representative
  • K-12 Educator Representative
  • Interfaith Organization
  • Organization Serving LGBTQ+ Youth
  • Organization Serving the Needs of Youth with Disabilities
  • Youth Representative 

*Funding has been dedicated for the youth representatives to receive reimbursement for necessary expenses to attend meetings*

We would love to have your voice and insight included! If interested, please complete this application by June 3rd, 2021 by 5pm

For any questions, please reach out to the CHSE Coordinator, Deja Moore at deja.moore@state.co.us for more information.