Early Childhood Development

Our Work
First Impressions

Early Childhood Community Plan

First Impressions is focused on the following top five priority areas as identified by completing a grassroots review of strengths and opportunities throughout our communities in creating the Routt County Early Childhood Community Plan.

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(970) 870 – 5270

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Increase Infant and Toddler Slots

This group is focusing on identifying the barriers to the creation of new facilities and then determining the ways in which those barriers might be mitigated.

Recruiting and Retaining a High-Quality Early Childhood Workforce

This group is looking at how to increase the benefits for early childhood workers in the community.

Increase Access to Specialized Services

This group is housed under the Children’s Health Advocay Team.

Partner with Employers to Support Early Childhood Education and Care

This group is exploring family-friendly workplace policies and employee childcare options in the community.

Engage with the Community

To increase understanding of the critical roles of early childhood education and care.

Routt County

By the Numbers

Routt County 0 to 5 Population

Colorado Child Care Assistance Program Recipients

Licensed Family Child Care Home Providers and Programs


Routt County Families With Children Under the Age of Six With Both Parents in the Workforce

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135 6th St. | Po Box 772790
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477


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Weekends: Closed

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