The Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Council is the regional council that
serves Eagle, Garfield, Lake and Pitkin Counties.
Additionally, we are the Universal Preschool Organization that is implementing Universal Preschool in Pitkin, Garfield, W. Eagle and Lake Counties. Below are quick links for both providers and families that will help get you to helpful sites for Universal Preschool, Colorado Shines and our new Rocky Mountain Childcare Connect site.
Universal Preschool is available for all 4-year-olds. Click the button to find out more about participating programs.
Partner with early educators, childcare programs, and community leaders to implement and strengthen a well-funded, equitable system of high-quality, accessible, affordable early childhood services for families in Eagle, Garfield, Lake, and Pitkin Counties.
All children are supported to thrive and develop to their greatest potential as healthy, resilient, successful members of our community.