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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Latest Early Childhood News from Jeffco

Personalized Support for Your Family: Meet the Early Childhood Family Navigator!

Raising a child can be the most rewarding and most difficult thing you will ever do. Children do not come with instruction manuals, and all parents need support from our community to raise happy, healthy children. Parenting is a journey. It can


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