CHILD CARE RESOURCES

Parents & Families

CHILD CARE RESOURCES

Parents & Families

CHILD CARE RESOURCES

Parents & Families

Routt County

Child Care Programs

Connecting parents and families to early childhood services.

Looking For Childcare?

Finding Childcare

Contact Child Care Network for help in finding the right place to foster your child’s development.

Child Care Network

Child Care Network’s mission is to provide services and programs that make childcare work for families and communities. Quality, availability, and affordability of childcare are the three essential elements of a responsive and growing child care system.
Need Help Paying for Child Care?

Paying for Child Care

Routt County is fortunate to have funding sources available to help families offset the cost for care.

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Funding Sources

Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP)

Are you working/in school/looking for a job and earning up to 265% FPL ($5,543 gross monthly income for a family of 4)? Apply online or complete the application and return to the Department of Human Services – 135 6th Street. Download Form Here>>

Colorado Preschool Program (CPP)

Provide assistance to ensure at-risk three and four year olds have access to quality preschool programs for the September-May school year. Applications available in March through the summer for the upcoming school year.  Contact the Steamboat Springs School District for more information. 

First Impressions Tuition Assistance Program

First Impressions offers assistance to help offset the cost of tuition. Eligible children must be enrolled or eligible for enrollment in a participating, licensed, childcare center, family childcare home or preschool program in Routt County. Tuition Assistance is paid directly to the participating Child Care Center/Provider on behalf of approved families. First Impressions Tuition Assistance is limited to working families earning up to 325% FPL ($6,618 gross monthly income for a family of 4) and who are not eligible for the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP.) Click Here to Apply>>

Tuition Assistance

Need help paying for childcare?

First Impressions offers assistance to help offset the cost of tuition. Eligible children must be enrolled or eligible for enrollment in a participating, licensed, childcare center, family childcare home or preschool program in Routt County. Tuition Assistance is paid directly to the participating Child Care Center/Provider on behalf of approved families. First Impressions Tuition Assistance is limited to working families earning up to 325% FPL ($6,618 gross monthly income for a family of 4) and who are not eligible for the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP.)

Before applying for CCCAP, you may contact Fran Snider at the Routt County Department of Human Services to determine your eligibility.
Email: fsnider@co.routt.co.us
Phone (970) 870.5280

To Apply Online

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Contact Information:
Angie Pleshe, Program Leader
First Impressions of Routt County
Phone: (970) 819-4808
Email: apleshe@co.routt.co.us

Para Asistencia en Espanol:
Irene Avitia, ECE Specialist
Phone: (970) 871-4599
Email: ece.ciiccolorado.org

Location

135 6th St.
Steamboat Springs, CO
80487

Hours

M-F: 9am - 5pm
Weekends: Closed

Phone & Email

970-870-5270
fimpressions@co.routt.co.us