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This page is provided as a service to our members. For an advertisement to be considered, it must be submitted to the Colorado Association of Family Child Care Education Foundation for approval. The advertisements on this page are deemed to be of interest to family child care providers, but are not promoted or endorsed by the Colorado Association of Family Child Care.

Please address any inquiries or comments to:

CAFCCEF
c/o Charlotte Duerr
1004 Juliana Drive
Loveland, CO 80537
Email: ctduerr@msn.com 

CAFCC offers trainings that are focused on State of Colorado’s Division of Early Care and Learning Core Knowledge areas of Child Growth & Development, Social Emotional Development, Healthy & Safe Environment, Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Guidance, Family Relationships, Cultural & Individual Diversity, and Professionalism/Business. 

CAFCC Affiliates offer monthly, bi-monthly, or annual conferences throughout the year. For detailed information, contact the affiliate in your area.

A CAREGIVER NETWORK Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of each month with the exception of July, October, and December at the Life Center of Aurora, 14101 Evans, Aurora 80014, 7-8:30 pm.  Visit www.acaregivernetwork.org for more information or contact Darlisa Ford, CAFCC State Representative (303-680-8618)

ADAMS COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Ana Marie Zepeda, President (303) 945-4300 or www.childcareinadamsco.org

ARAPAHOE COUNTY FAMILY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Patty Kenworthy, President (303) 745-6558 or www.acfcca.org

BLACK CANYON FAMILY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Babette Tafoya, President (970) 258-8425 or www.blackcanyonchildcare.org

BROOMFIELD CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Miranda Reynolds, President (303-252-0577 or www.childcarebroomfield.org

CARBON VALLEY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Julia Brink, President (720) 226-6385 or www.carbonvalleykids.com

DENVER ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Betty Dalton, President (303) 758-1289 or www.dafcc.com

DOUGLAS COUNTY CHILD CARE ASSOCIAATION contact Pam Mooney, President (303) 841-8103, or www.douglascountychildcare.com

EAGLE COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Carol Tatham (970) 524-9581

GARFIELD COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Joyce Gaston, President (970) 366-1053

JEFFERSON COUNTY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Marilyn Dean, President (303) 979-5952 or www.jeffcochildcare.org

Larimer/Ft. Collins ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE HOMES contact Sharon Chaffey, President (970) 484-7160

Larimer/Ft. Collins FORT COLLINS PARTNERS IN CHILD CARE contact Rhonda Peterson, President (970)-204-0241

Larimer/Loveland LICENSED FAMILY CHILDCARE ASSOCIATION contact Irene Gilman (970) 532-5291, or www.licensedfamilychildcareassociation.org

MESA COUNTY Family Child Care Homes contact Kathy Laro, President 970- 434-4607

MORGAN COUNTY FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Teresa Klein, President (970) 842-2134

PIKES PEAK REGION FAMILY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Barb Gilbert, President (719) 597-2361 or www.coloradospringschildcare.com

PUEBLO COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY CHILD CARE contact Debbie Aguilar, President (719) 583-8134

SUMMIT COUNTY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Candace Plum, President (970) 668-1058

WELD COUNTY FAMILY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION contact Cindy Ververs, President 970-405-3823 or www.weldcochildcare.org

Division of Early Care and Learning Trainings Offered

FEMA Disaster Prep Training visit http://www.training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-36

Safe Sleep Training requirement has been extended to 12/31/15.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care provided The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Healthy Child Care America is pleased to announce the release of a new online module onReducing the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Child Care! Based off of the AAP Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care Speakers Kit, this course is designed to educate everyone who cares for babies, including child care providers, health care professionals, parents, grandparents, and relatives. Click here to register for an online account with the American Academy of Pediatrics to complete the training.   

Early Childhood Professional Credentials Information regarding Colorado's voluntary Early Childhood Professional Credential may be obtained by visiting the Office of Professional Development website or by calling 303-866-3623.

Pre-Licensing Training Contact one of the Department of Human Services Approved Pre-Licensing Vendors. For potential Family Child Care Home Providers, this training must be completed prior to the initial licensing visit. 

First Aid and CPR Training – Contact one of the Department of Human Services Approved First Aid and CPR Vendors. For potential Family Child Care Home Providers, this training must be completed prior to the initial licensing visit.

Medication Administration Training – For Centers and Family Child Care Home Providers contact Qualistar Colorado at 303-339-6800 or visit the Medication Administration Program website for additional information and a list of instructors.

Universal Precautions Training – Contact one of the Department of Human Services Approved Universal Precautions Vendors. For potential Family Child Care Home Providers, this training must be completed prior to the initial licensing visit.

Immunization Requirements Training – The Colorado Immunization Program is now offering a new course covering immunization requirements.  The course will count towards 2.5 contact hours, it will count towards 2.5 training hours.