Whether you are a parent, early childhood professional, funder, policy maker or a member of the broader community, you can make a difference in the lives of Denver’s youngest children.

Consider joining one of our committees! See our events calendar for upcoming meetings.

Early Learning Program Committee: 
The primary link between council and staff on the organization’s programs and activities

  • Recommends program policy
  • Sets guidelines for Council involvement in program matters
  • Monitors implementation of the strategic plan with regard to programs
  • Recommends program initiatives to the full council
  • Reports regularly to the full council on program outcomes and results

Policy Committee:

Meets during legislative session

  • Monitors legislative activity
  • Provides recommendation for support or non-support of proposed state and local policy

Denver Community CCAP Collaboration: 

Formerly called the Denver Child Care Task Force, the Denver Community CCAP Collaboration was founded to give Denver child care providers a voice in the community and an opportunity to meet and connect with Denver Human Services Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) staff.

The Collaboration discusses policy and funding issues that affect large and small child care providers in the Denver metro area. The group meets monthly and includes participants from child care centers, community funders and representatives from Denver Human Services. Topics at Collaboration meetings can include, but are not limited to:

  • Denver CCAP Program and Policy Changes
  • Community Funding Updates
  • Discussion of Welfare Reform Board Agenda
  • TANF/ResCare updates