Child Care: An Essential Cornerstone
of Colorado Springs’ Economy
The many challenges of 2020 have demonstrated how critical the child care sector is for our country’s workforce. In Colorado Springs, the availability and quality of child care impacts families, employers and our community at large. Working parents make up 70% of today’s workforce and current child care shortages are forcing many parents to leave their jobs in order to stay home and care for their children.
Join us as we start this quarter with a message from our President and CEO, Diane Price, and watch for monthly updates as we explore the important role high quality child care plays on our city’s economy.