Early Childhood Partners (ECP) specializes in supporting young children, families, and child care providers in a variety of ways, so that every child and family can thrive.  Our multidisciplinary team of early childhood specialists help families and child care providers navigate resources, and identify programs that best meet their individual needs.

What happens in the early years of development lays the foundation for all that is to come, and we believe that together we are stronger.  We hope to connect with you soon!

We invite you to learn more about the programs we offer by exploring our website. Please contact us if you care for a young child, and need support for any reason.

Children Impacted Annually

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Child Care Programs Impacted Annually

Our Mission  

To support families and early learning environments so that every child can thrive

    Our Values                        

  • Family and child centered
  • Culturally diverse and sensitive
  • Inclusive of all children and families
  • Preventative and proactive

Family Connect

Family Connect, a Family Resource Center serving the Vail Valley, offers individualized support and resources for families living in Eagle County, because raising a family is hard work! You are not in it alone, we are here to help.

Healthy Families

Healthy Families America is one of the leading family support and evidence based home visitation programs in the United States.  Healthy Families Vail Valley helps parents develop their personal resources to improve family functioning, strengthen the parent-child relationship, and promote child well-being.

Mental Health Consultation

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation is a prevention-based service that pairs a mental health consultant with families and adults who work with infants and young children in the different settings where they learn and grow, such as child care, preschool, and their home.

Coaching & Consultation

Early Childhood Partners provides coaching and consultation in approximately 65% of all licensed   child care programs in the Eagle River Valley.           

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