KidsFlash Blog

Our KidsFlash blog helps child advocates and policymakers stay up to date on the latest child wellbeing news around the state. In our weekly newsletter, you can find data and research on child health, early childhood, youth success, family economic prosperity and more. During the legislative session, KidsFlash also serves as a resource to help track important legislation and policies affecting Colorado's kids. Get the inside scoop on the Children's Campaign's outreach efforts -- including information on important fundraising and advocacy events, as well as efforts being undertaken by the It's About Kids and Circle of Friends networks. The KidsFlash blog is your connection to the resources and information you need to make a difference in the lives of Colorado's children. Subscribe to KidsFlash today to receive our posts in the form of our weekly e-newsletter.

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Capitol Update: Our first priority bill, introduced

Written by: Riley Kitts
Date Posted: January 27, 2023

Things are slowly but surely picking up at the state Capitol. Committees are meeting regularly, and bills are making their way through initial votes. More than 185 bills have been introduced so far – and the Children’s Campaign is proud to have one of our priority bills among them.

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Capitol Update: The State of the State and Speak Up for Kids

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: January 20, 2023

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations and a mid-week snow day meant that the legislature had a very short week. However, there was still a lot happening at the Capitol and for the Children’s Campaign, including our annual Speak Up for Kids day!

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The 2023 legislative session begins on Monday!

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: January 6, 2023

The 74th Colorado General Assembly convenes on Jan. 9! The Children’s Campaign team is ready to leverage its policy and advocacy expertise to support kids and families across the state. We are excited to share our 2023 Policy Priorities.

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BHA launches four new grant opportunities for Colorado communities

BHA launches four new grant opportunities for Colorado communities

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 16, 2022

The Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) recently announced that over $130 million in grant opportunities are now available for communities across the state. Funded through the American Rescue Plan Act, the grants support behavioral health care as the nation emerges from the pandemic.

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