Building Healthy Futures
health | Safety | well-being
We bridge physical health, social-emotional well-being as well as early learning which allows us to advocate for best practices and policies in Colorado.
Happy National Children’s Dental Health Month! Each year the American Dental Association observes this month to educate everyone on the importance of good oral health for children. We are participating in this initiative by providing tips, activities, and education on...
We are delighted to announce that our Executive Director, Taran Schneider, is stepping into the role of Board President for Child Care Aware of America (CCAoA), the nation’s leading voice on early care and education. Taran has been a member of CCAoA for nearly a...
We are thrilled to announce that five incredible individuals and organizations have been chosen to receive Building Healthy Futures Awards from Healthy Child Care Colorado. The Building Healthy Futures Awards recognize outstanding partners working to build safe,...
Why early childhood Matters
of brain development occurs before a child's first day of kindergarten
A child's vocabulary at
can predict third grade reading level, a strong indicator of lifelong success
Employee absenteeism due to unreliable child care costs U.S. businesses