UAACOG is a voluntary coalition of county and municipal governments that believes working together as a region has both social and economic benefits. UAACOG provides services for the benefit of individuals, families, businesses and local governments in four counties along the Upper Arkansas River Basin in central Colorado. We offer many human service programs, business development tools, and services to local governments throughout the four-county Chaffee, Custer, Fremont & Lake Counties) region.
Everyone in the community plays a role in the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Colorado has one toll-free phone number to report child abuse and neglect 24/7, 365 days a year. Please call the Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline at 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437) to report concerns about a child’s safety and well-being. All calls are confidential and will be routed to the county where a child resides. If it is an emergency or you are witnessing a child in a life-threatening situation, call 911 immediately. If you have a concern regarding Adult Protection, please call (719)530-2500 during normal business hours. After normal business hours, please call police dispatch at (719)539-2596 and your call will be routed to an on-call case worker.