Supporting Safe and Positive Colorado Schools

The mission of the Colorado School Safety Resource Center (CSSRC) is to assist educators, emergency responders, community organizations, school mental health professionals, parents and students to create safe, positive and successful school environments for Colorado students in all pre K-12 and higher education schools.

Adult Sexual Misconduct Training  Child Abuse Prevention Training  CSSRC Flyer  Online Training Courses  

Regional Training Consultants' Territories  Resource Guides  Threat Assessment Overview  Suicide Prevention & Intervention Overview  Suicide Intervention Flyer

CSSRC Training/Presentation Request Form  CSSRC Online Search Document Library


What's New?

July 26, 2022
This SAMHSA data visualization illustrates the steady decline of alcohol use amongst adolescents, informing parents/guardians and communities that taking action against underage drinking is effective.
July 26, 2022
This fifth annual report highlights safety issues important to all stakeholders and identifies areas where further exploration, education, and conversations are needed. Download the latest report to see where school communities lie on spectrum of safety awareness and preparedness.
July 13, 2022
This report provides official estimates of school crime and safety from a variety of data sources on different types of student victimization, measures of school conditions, and student perceptions about their personal safety at school.

Events & Training

Youth Suicide Prevention Symposium                                                                        

All CSSRC Virtual Trainings                                                               

Upcoming CSSRC Virtual Trainings

All CSSRC Virtual Trainings Date
Basics of Restorative  Mon. Aug. 22, 2022
Mandate Reporting Fri. Aug. 26, 2022
School Threat Assessment Basic Concepts Mon. Aug. 29, 2022
Other Upcoming CSSRC Virtual Trainings
Online Training Date
Addressing Suicide Prevention Way Upstream Fri. Sept. 9, 2022
Mental Health Tips After Traumatic News Events Mon. Sept. 12, 2022
Secondary Traumatic Stress Mon. Sept. 26, 2022
Childhood Sexuality Fri. Sept. 23, 2022
Basics of Restorative Practice Fri. Sept. 30, 2022

Request for CSSRC Training/Presentation

*** Colorado Department of Public Safety (CDPS) is committed to the full inclusion of all individuals. As part of this commitment, CSSRC will ensure reasonable accommodations are provided to enable all people to engage fully in our trainings, meetings and events. To request accommodations, please send an email directly to Isaac.Baah@state.co.us at least two weeks before the event. Please make sure also to let the Center know if you need any of the materials in an alternative format. Thank you! *** 


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CSSRC Online Search Document Library

CSSRC Online Search Document Library

In order to provide easier access to search for and find training, guidelines, articles, assessment tools, and other resources, the Center has created this Online Search Document Library repository.



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Claire Davis School Safety Act

This Act imposes a limited waiver of sovereign immunity for schools if a school fails to exercise “reasonable care” to protect all students, faculty and staff from “reasonably foreseeable” acts of violence that occurs at school or a school-sponsored activity. Learn More about Claire Davis School Safety Act (C.R.S. 24-10-106.3) Resource Page

Child abuse hotline

Call 1-844-CO-4KIDS to report concerns of child abuse and neglect statewide. Learn More about CO-4-Kids

SAMSHA Bullying App

SAMSHA's Bullying App for Parents & Students

SAMHSA’s bullying prevention efforts include the KnowBullying app, a free smartphone tool that provides information and guidance on ways to prevent bullying and build resilience in children. The KnowBullying app can be downloaded unto either iOS® Devices or Android™ Devices.

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