our impact

We answer 2,500 technical assistance requests, deliver professional development to hundreds of professionals, award capital improvement grants in nonprofit programs, and catalyze dozens of policy changes.

OUR PANDEMIC RESPONSE

Within a week of the statewide shut down in March 2020, Healthy Child Care Colorado began hosting weekly virtual huddles for providers to connect with each other, share up-to-date information, and receive support as they worked to keep their spaces open. As of August 2020, over 40 huddles were hosted including over 3,000 participants. 

A Growing Hub for Professionals

In 2020, HCCC has seen a 46% uptick in the number of accounts created through our ECE Resource Hub, where people can search for jobs, training, and event postings. 

 

 Community IMPACT REPORT

We are grateful for our partners and funders who help us make accomplishments toward healthier 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.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Going into 2020, I don’t think any of us expected we would be worried about social distancing, food and supply shortages, or being stuck in our homes to combat a virus that would sweep the world. Yet here we are trying to get used to our new “normal”. While we know...

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Census 2020 Basics

Census 2020 Basics

Why is the Census important?  Did you know that 0-4-year-olds are most likely to be missed in the census count?  The census happens once every ten years, so if we don't count a two-year-old, your community will have less funding for education, child care, health care,...

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Make Playground Safety a Priority

Make Playground Safety a Priority

September is a great time to think about the safety of your playgrounds. Here are some statistics regarding playground safety from Brainline: Over 200,000 children visit emergency rooms each year due to playground-related injuries 15 child fatalities occur each year...

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