Early Childhood
Family Resources
A resource for all parents looking for information.
Mesa County Partnership for Children and Families believes that strong families and children create a valued, healthy, and thriving community. In addition, every family needs support at home, work and throughout the community to create a supportive environment. As a parent, grandparent, guardian or other family member of a young child, you are a critical teacher and resource. Here you will find resources to help with child care, your newborn baby or general parenting questions.

If you are looking for a resource you don't see, please call: 970-683-4303.
We are here to help!

Are you looking for childcare?

Do you need to find a child care or preschool program for your child? Are you unsure where to begin?

Contact Colorado Shines Child Care Referral and receive a FREE child care, preschool or summer camp referral including programs that most closely match your needs.  A referral specialist will collect some information from you and search a database of licensed programs near you.  This service is confidential and typically lasts about 10-15 minutes.  Referrals are not recommendations.  It is your responsibility to screen child care providers and decide who will best meet your family’s needs.

Call 1-877-338-2273

You can also search for child care and preschool options online by visiting coloradoshines.com

Community Family Resources Available
Mesa County is a caring, cooperative community that cares about all its citizens. The following resources are available to families 24 hours per day, 7 days a week:
Parent Help Line 1-800-CHILDREN
Domestic Violence Crisis Line 241-6704
Report Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect 242-1211

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