Child Care Resources

Mile High United 2-1-1 Line (Best Resource for finding Child Care Providers in your area)

303-561-2244

Access online listing of child care providers by using key words “mile high united way 211 line” Website has child care link.  Click on this link and you will be hooked up to online chatline with resource person who will help you search for providers in the area you have chosen given the days and hours in which you need childcare.  After the chat, they will e-mail you a complete listing of providers within a couple of hours.  Then, it is up to you to call the providers!

3CE Program – Center for Career and Community Enrichment

7117 Federal Blvd. Westminster, CO
(720) 502-5890

One stop shop that offers computer lab and one-on-one help with resume development and job search, online linkage with Adams County Housing Resources and Adams County Social Services.  Has knowledgeable, helpful staff on hand.  Friendly to single parents tagging along kids.  Offers Parenting classes, Budgeting Classes and GED Tutoring

Adams County Head Start
(303) 286-4141
Provides low-income families with early childhood education. There are multiple head start centers throughout Adams County.

Adams County Child Support Services
7190 Colorado Blvd 5th floor Commerce City, Co 80022
(303) 227-2233
Remedies available to Child Support to enforce financial and medical support for children.

Aspen Family Services
450 Courtney Way #101
(303) 604-1043

Bright Beginnings
730 Colorado Blvd. Denver, Co
(303) 433-6200
Offers home visitation services teaching parenting skills and exercises to strengthen a child’s development for children ages 0-3 years old.

Children’s Outreach Project
8000 Pecos St. Denver, Co
(303) 429-0653
Provides early education and kindergarten programs

Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) – Adams County Office
7190 Colorado Blvd. Commerce City, Co
(303) 604-1043 ext. 2828
Child care program for parents who are working, who are searching for a job, teen parents in educational program, or families receiving TANF. Interested participants must attend orientation and be approved. Call to discuss eligibility and to schedule an appointment.

Early Childhood Partnership of Adams County (ECPAC)
(303) 853-1407
9291 Clayton Street Thornton, Co 80229
ECPAC connects families with support and tools to prepare their children for success in school and life including parenting classes, cooking classes, and other opportunities to learn alongside other community members.

Families First
(303) 695-7996
Offers parenting skills classes and support groups.

Fussy Baby Hotline
1-877-627-9227
For parents who have concerns about their baby’s fussiness during their first year of life. Call and leave a message and within 24 hours an infant specialist will call to work with you to find ways to soothe your baby. Other programs also provided through Fussy Baby Network Colorado.

Intergenerational Learning Center
6160 Kearney St. Commerce City, Co on the north side of Kearney Middle School
(303) 289-4386
Offers parenting classes and monthly diaper distribution

McKinney Vento Homeless Assistance Program
Speak to your student’s school about their McKenny Vento Homeless Education Liaison. Most all public schools have someone that can help you navigate available resources in the community, particularly as it regards to care and education of your child. All children and youth have a right to immediate enrollment, the right to choose between neighborhood school or the school they last attended before losing housing, right to enroll in school without proof of residency, immunizations, school records or other documents, the right to transportation assistance to school of origin, right to receive free lunch and other resources, the right to be ree from harassment and isolation and the right to have disputes settled quickly. If your child is not enrolled in school, find the closest school and speak to someone in the front office about connecting with the McKenny Vento Educaqtion Liaison and enrolling your student.

Parents As Teachers through Growing Home
(303) 426-0430
Comprehensive parent support and education home visitation program for families with children under 3 years of age. Also offers parenting skills classes.

Qualistar
1 (877) 338-2273
Assists families in finding quality child care options. Works with CCAP and Head Start Programs

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