our impact

We answer thousands of technical assistance requests, deliver professional development to hundreds of professionals, award capital improvement grants in nonprofit programs, and catalyze dozens of policy changes.

ANNUAL IMPACT REPORT

Our annual report includes a snapshot of key accomplishments over the past yearstories of impact, recognition of our funders and partners, as well as a peek at our work for 2021. We are grateful to all who help us accomplish this important work to build healthy futures for all children in Colorado.

 

 

Grant Impact Report

Since 2007 our grants program offered important capital improvement funding to Colorado-based early childhood programs, including family child care, that serve children younger than five.

blog

Learn about hot topics from our team and partners. In our blog, you will learn about some of the important work we are leading to impact health, safety, and wellness in the early childhood settings and systems.

Get Outside!

Get Outside!

It is summer and that means outdoor play! Getting children outside increases physical activity, encourages social interactions, and can even promote sleep. And until children are vaccinated, being outdoors is a safer choice to protect against COVID-19.     ...

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National Safety Month

National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month and a good time to review and update your program safety practices as your summer program kicks off. Emergency Plans:  Review and update your emergency plan with input from all staff.    Are there any changes to your program space that...

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in the U.S. since 1949. Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. To learn more about the history of Mental Health Awareness Month and how its changing attitudes related to mental...

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