News: Emergency Child Care Amidst COVID-19

The foundation for strong mental heath is built in the first months of life.

Jeffco prospers when our children have the support they need to weather life’s storms.

Children rely on the support of their families — and all of us in the community — to grow up healthy and strong.

Supporting future Jeffco generations leads to strong neighborhoods, schools, and economic prosperity.

Jefferson County is a gateway to a thriving community!

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Stay at Home, Play at Home: List of the BEST Free Learning Resources

  COVID-19 has upended the daily routines of just about everyone – no one more so than families with young children. With no clear end to “safer at home” orders in sight, we could all use some new ideas for entertaining restless


Support & Connection for Parents During COVID-19

One of the biggest challenges parents are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic is the feeling of isolation and disconnection from the supports that we usually rely on, such as friends, neighbors, and the communities that help us take great care