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Title V State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education

Title V State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE)

Statutory Authority

The State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Program is authorized and funded by Section 510 of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. § 710), as amended by section 50502 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (Pub. L. No. 115-123), and as further amended by section 701 of Division S of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (Pub. L. No. 115-141).


The purpose the SRAE Program is to fund states/territories to implement education exclusively on sexual risk avoidance that teaches participants to voluntarily refrain from non-martial sexual activity.

Title V Colorado State Plan

The Title V State SRAE Grant in Colorado is administered by the Colorado Department of Education. As part of the process to fulfill the requirements to utilize SRAE funding, a post-award Colorado State Plan was submitted with the application.

The Colorado Title V State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Grant Program is part of a comprehensive approach to adolescent well-being that seeks to support Colorado youth in developing and navigating healthy relationships and in making decisions that result in reduced teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV.

Title V Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet

FY 2019-2020 Progress Report Template

FY 2018-19 Grant Application and Budget Template

Title V State SRAE Grant Application due September 13, 2018
Title V State SRAE Budget Template due September 13, 2018

Colorado Title V Sub-Grantees

Center Viking Youth Club
Katrina Ruggles
P.O. Box 883
386 Broadway
Center, CO 81125

Center for Relationship Education
Joneen Mackenzie
8101 E. Belleview Ave., Suite G
Denver, CO 80237



Colorado UpLift
Dr. Joe Sanders
400 West 48th Avenue
Suite 150
Denver, CO

For more information, please contact:

Benjie Blase
Title V Program Manager
CDE - Health & Wellness
Cell: 303.912.4073

Sarah Mathew
CDE - Health & Wellness
Office: 303.866.6903