We Can Support Mental Health Now

Esther HartleyMental Health

June 2020 The things we experience daily can have major effects on our behavior and mental health. Consider how you feel when someone cuts you off in traffic or is rude to you for no reason; these experiences can have a direct impact on your emotions at that moment, but if these experiences and emotions compound, they can have lasting … Read More

COVID-19’s Early Impacts

Esther HartleyMessage from the Executive Director

March 2020 Ten days ago none of us were expecting the impact that the coronavirus COVID-19 would have on our local child care community.  The rate of change has been intense and bewildering.  A decision we might think is a good one in the morning, changes by the afternoon as new information rises. I have noticed one area of my … Read More

Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers Count

Esther HartleyUnder 5's

March 13, 2020 Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers Count But, young children under 5 years old are the age group most likely to be missed by the census. Making sure every young child counts in the census is one of the most important things we can do right now for our young children and their families in Boulder County. And right … Read More