The Barton Institute works with Metro Denver residents to build on shared strengths and cultivate opportunities to address the challenges we face, together.
Tiny homes: The Barton Institutes supports Colorado Village Collaborative as it works to develop Denver’s first tiny homes community for people experiencing homelessness, offering a ground-breaking alternative for people not well-served by the shelter system,
Lifespan Local: Lifespan Local cultivates community well-being through partnerships with residents and community champions. Currently operating in Southwest Denver from offices at the Denver Indian Center on Morrison Road, Lifespan Local seeks to create community spaces where health and wellness thrive.
Restorative Practices: The Barton Institute works with Denver Public Schools to expand Restorative Practices throughout the district. These powerful practices have the potential to keep students in school and learning, while teaching them to take responsibility for their actions.