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Promises for Children Hears the Kids Count in Colorado Report

Promises for Children (Weld County’s Early Childhood Council) hosted a community forum to share Weld County’s child-well being indicators from the recent 2018 Colorado Kids Count.
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ECCLPS Celebrates Early Educators

The Early Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick (ECCLPS) celebrates National Provider Appreciation Day! This special day recognizes all those who nurture, teach, and care for children in multiple settings.
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La Plata County faces early childhood care shortage

The Early Childhood Council of La Plata County and the Montelores Early Childhood Council speak about challenges within their communities regarding child well-being and child care access.
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Child poverty persists in La Plata and Montezuma counties despite low unemployment

Child poverty persists in La Plata and Montezuma counties despite low unemployment. The Montelores Early Childhood Council is working on collaboration efforts with partners to prepare kids for kindergarten.
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Child care substitutes are in short supply. A new Colorado law could make them a little easier to find.

Denver’s Early Childhood Council discusses legislation to create a new child care license, streamline the process for credentialing, and allow groups to establish pools of substitute child care teachers.
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How one Colorado community plans to double its child care spots in three years

A coalition of partners on the western slope, including Mesa County Partnership for Children and Families, begins an ambitious effort to create new licensed child care slots and improve the quality of programs.
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How One Program is Training Mothers, Aunts, and Grandmothers in the ABCs of Child Care

Denver’s Early Childhood Council and the Early Childhood Council Leadership Alliance discuss efforts to provide training and resources to family, friend, and neighbor child care providers.
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Why Boosting Mental Health for the Youngest Children is Attracting Federal and Private Investment

Early Childhood Partnership of Adams County discusses their efforts to promote social and emotional skills of young children through an innovative national model.
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La Plata County Faces Early Childhood Care Shortage

Early Childhood Council of La Plata County and Montelores Early Childhood Council discuss child care challenges in Southwestern Colorado and the impact of poverty among families in the region.
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Early Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Early Childhood Council Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick celebrates its 20 th Anniversary serving young children and families in Northeastern Colorado.
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