In the News

As a trusted source of expertise and data about children in Colorado, the Colorado Children’s Campaign is frequently cited in news stories statewide, increasing the visibility of issues affecting the health, education, and wellbeing of children in Colorado. Please read through the following articles to learn more about important issues affecting Colorado children.

In Colorado, Almost All Kids Covered

In Colorado, Almost All Kids Covered

The Colorado Trust |  February 22, 2016

Just 2.5 percent of Colorado’s children lacked health insurance in 2015—an all-time low and a huge win for families across the state. That’s down from 7 percent in 2013, according to the Colorado Health Institute (CHI).

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It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

Telluride Daily Planet |  February 18, 2016

The small pool of childcare options is a problem throughout the Uncompahgre Valley and the San Juans, and it doesn’t affect only kids and parents. There is also a trickle-down effect: local childcare professionals and community leaders agree the dearth of quality childcare impacts local economics.

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