We change lives and give hope to children and families.

Tennyson Center for Children provides residential and therapeutic services, as well as a K-12 school, to Colorado children ages five to 18.

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Why I Give

Because I had a wonderful childhood and I want other kids to have the same.
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Impacting the Lives of Children & Families

Our Purpose in Action

Helping kids who have survived severe abuse or neglect, or who have significant mental health or developmental issues. For more than 112 years, we’ve been changing lives and giving hope to children and families.



children served in 2015


family members served in 2015


volunteers (on average) help our children each year

Our Programs & Services

What We Do

We provide residential, therapeutic, and educational services to Colorado children ages five to 18. These kids have survived abuse or neglect or have mental health or developmental issues.

Residential Treatment

We provide 24-hour care to children ages five to 18 who are learning and developing skills to be safe in the community.

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Girl getting ready for day treatment educational program

Day Treatment

Our accredited school serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade with special education and therapy.

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Community-based services kids playing

Community-Based Services

Our Community-Based Services program provides therapy and support to children and their families with mental health needs.

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Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Fore! Our Kids Golf Classic @ Sanctuary Golf Course | Sedalia | Colorado | United States
Event Description   Join us for this fun, annual event to help kids who need it most. Enjoy a VIP dinner on Sunday, play an amazing golf course on Monday, and wrap up the day with[...]
Hope Classic Golf Tournament @ Bear Dance Golf Course | Larkspur | Colorado | United States
Play and make a difference to kids who need it most! Sponsorships and Tickets Contact Heather Savoca at heather.savoca@tennysoncenter.org or 720.855.3316 to learn how you can sponsor and play. Sponsors Check back soon.
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Changing Lives. Giving Hope.

Our Children’s Stories

We serve children ranging in age from 5-18 and we are dedicated to ensuring that these amazing kids having the fighting chance they deserve at a satisfying and fulfilling life. Our treatment programs are extensive and are as varied as the wonderful children and families served by Tennyson Center.

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