Human Services

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  • Phone: 970-328-8840 

    551 Broadway
    P.O. Box 660
    Eagle, Colorado 81631
    Phone: 970-328-8840

    El Jebel
    0020 Eagle County Drive, Suite E
    El Jebel, Colorado 81623
    Phone: 970-328-9586 
    Office closed 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Fax: 970-328-8829
    (all locations)

Openings available on Early Childhood Advisory Council

Contact: Maggie Swonger, BrightStart Early Childhood Council Coordinator,  

Application for Eary Childhood Advisory Council

Eagle County Health and Human Services (HHS) has extended the deadline for applications to the Early Childhood Advisory Council. Interested parties have until July 23 to apply. The council serves as an advisory board for early childhood community needs and works to provide recommendations for funding to the Eagle County Board of Commissioners. The council is seeking applicants from both the public and private sector, including:

• County businesses
• Civic clubs
• Roaring Fork School District
• Local Child Care Resource and Referral Agency
• Local Head Start grantees
• Public Health
• Developmental disabilities or mental health
• Guardian ad Litem or Child Advocate
• Library or Recreation districts
• Local foundations that fund early childhood activities
• Licensed Eagle County child care centers and homes
• Parents of children nine years of age or younger
• Colorado Mountain College or other institute of higher education
• Programs serving teen parents

Members of the council will be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to serve three-year terms. For more information, contact Maggie Swonger, BrightStart Early Childhood Coordinator, at 970-328-2609.