Eagle County contracts with the Colorado Department of Human Services to license child care programs. All types of child care facilities (centers, family child care homes and after school programs) are monitored to ensure that they follow specific licensing rules and operating procedures.
- Family child care homes are an option for many families in Eagle County. It is also a viable home business for people who enjoy working with children. For more information regarding home based care contact Dana Damm at 970-945-9191 x3066.
- Individuals interested in applying for a child care license to provide care in a child care center should contact Gale Hasselbach at 970-524-1293.
- For a list of child care providers in your community, contact Early Childhood Network at 970-328-3400. Early Childhood Network is located in Glenwood Springs and can assist you in finding the best child care to fit your family's needs in Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle Counties.
- Colorado Department of Human Services