Mesa County Partnership for Children & Families, the local Early Childhood Council, has teamed up with KKCO 11 News to bring families resources that support healthy child development and promote school readiness.
Early Childhood Care Options Lack Availability, Affordability
Steamboat Today, August 2018
First Impressions of Routt County, the local Early Childhood Council, shares their community’s progress to identify challenges, strengths, and opportunities to increase local access and affordability of child care.
How Weld County is Battling a Severe Shortage of Child Care
Greeley Tribune, August 2018
There’s a severe shortage of child care providers in Weld County. Promises for Children, Weld County’s Early Childhood Councils discusses their role with community partners to collectively work towards solutions for families.
First Impressions of Routt County, the local Early Childhood Council, has teamed up with providers, families, employees, and community members to dig into child care challenges and create a community plan for the future.
Can in-house child care keep young teachers in the classroom?
Chalkbeat, July 2018
School districts in Colorado are increasingly looking to offer in-house care to employees. The Montelores Early Childhood Council shares the impact this opportunity has had for local teachers has been their rural community.
Promises for Children, Weld County’s Early Childhood Council and United Way of Weld County launched the interactive website “Roadmap4Kids” to connect local families with resources and information to support the healthy development of young children.
“We all benefit when children in our community are cared for in safe, nurturing and quality environments. Mesa County Partnership for Children & Families, local leaders, and community members are leading innovative childcare initiatives.
The Early Childhood Council of Larimer County helps families access reliable, high-quality child care. Read the story of a young mother’s journey to secure quality child care for her two daughters and the impact.
Steamboat Group Tackles Early Child Care Challenges
Steamboat Today, May 2018
First Impressions of Routt County is creating a comprehensive early childhood community plan that identifies potential solutions for the education and care of children age birth to 8 and their families.