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Welcome to SAFY of Colorado.

SAFY of Colorado, established in 2014, offers hope and healing through our Model of Care. We serve a culturally diverse population delivering the right care at the right time to strengthen families and children throughout our communities. Recognized as a leader in the management and provision of the highest quality community-based services, our clinical expertise produces positive, sustainable change in the lives of families and their children.

SAFY of Colorado is a proud Directing Change Partner. We treat all people with dignity and respect, regardless of race, religion, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, country of origin, or belief system. We will continue to advocate for, and provide quality services to all who need them.

Making a difference in Colorado

Families Build Futures with SAFY

Our Model of Care

Adoptive ServicesTherapeutic Foster CareFamily Preservation & ReunificationBehavioral HealthOlder Youth Services

Adoptive Services

When children in Therapeutic Foster Care cannot be safely reunited with their birth families, SAFY of Colorado supports Therapeutic Foster Care Parents who desire to adopt the youth in their home. Learn more >

Therapeutic Foster Care

SAFY of Colorado’s Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) or treatment foster care places youth in need of treatment-level care in a supportive, family environment. Our services focus on permanency, safety and well-being for both parents and youth, providing a therapeutic level of care that addresses trauma healing, parental skill building, success in school and coping skills. Our goal is to ensure each child’s physical and emotional safety and facilitate their return to their primary family, adoption, or kinship adoption. Learn more >

Family Preservation & Reunification

When storms in life impact a family’s ability to achieve physical, social, and emotional well-being, our Family Preservation services provides them with the necessary skills to bounce back from difficult situations and experiences. Our clinical team meets families right where they are to achieve healthy, sustainable relationships at home, at school, and in life. Learn more >

Behavioral Health

SAFY of Colorado provides innovative therapeutic approaches to support youth and families. From animal assisted therapy, yoga therapy, to mental health screenings and assessments. We take pride in meeting families and children right where they are on their journey to better health and well-being. Our service delivery is flexible and can occur in the home, at our office, or in the community. Learn more >

Older Youth Services

SAFY of Colorado’s Older Youth services promote healthy development and prepare youth emancipating from the foster care and/or juvenile justice system for self-sufficiency and independent living. Learn more >

About SAFY of Colorado

Colorado OfficesExecutive Director


825 Delaware Avenue, Suite 205
Longmont, CO  80501
Phone: 970-494-5891
Fax: 970-494-5895
Map / Email

Fort Collins

1600 Specht Point Road, Suite 105
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone: 970-494-5891
Fax: 970-494-5895
Map / Email


710 11th Avenue, Suite 103
Greeley, CO 80631
Phone: 970-515-6219
Fax : 970-494-58955
Map / Email

Corporate Office

10100 Elida Road
Delphos, OH 45833
Phone: 419-695-8010
Toll Free: 800-532-7239
Fax: 419-695-0004

Ryann Vernetson

Ryann Vernetson, MA, LPC

Ryann is a passionate and innovative leader earning increased responsibility throughout her career. She joined SAFY of Colorado in 2014 as a direct care clinician of the Family Preservation services program. She collaborated in pioneering SAFY’s Northern Colorado division before becoming the State Executive Director in 2016. Her strengths include leveraging long-standing community relationships with a commitment to holistic practices and trauma-informed care. She is a leader in driving excellence and growth in service delivery and treatment through continuous quality improvement and cutting-edge research.

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Latest Blog

  • Parents talking to teenage son and daughter

    Preventing Sexual Assault

    February 13, 2018

    Tips to share with children to prevent sexual violence and assault We know what you’re thinking; I shouldn’t have to talk to my children about sexual assault. As a parent or foster parent, realistically we know that it’s important to start conversations about safety with your children, because sexual assault is real and it happens …

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  • Take time on January 15, 2018, to give back and celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    January 12, 2018

    As we prepare for another successful year of Preserving Families and Securing Futures, we celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, commemorating Dr. King’s great dream of a vibrant, multiracial nation united in justice, peace and reconciliation. We celebrate the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing for America. Dr. Martin …

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Corporate Office
10100 Elida Rd.
Delphos, OH 45833

Call: (800) 532-7239

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