Boulder County COVID-19 status is at Level Yellow. Vaccine locations and info are available in English and Spanish.

Child Health Promotion (CHP) Program

Child Health Promotion

The Child Health Promotion program promotes the health and wellness of children and families in Boulder County, with particular emphasis on improving the health, safety, and quality of care for children in child care settings.

COVID-19 Resources for Child Care

If you have COVID-related questions, please contact us at

The Boulder County Early Childhood Council is referring families who need child care to programs who have slots. If you are a child care program with slots to fill or a family needing care, go to:

Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 in Your Early Care & Education Program

Symptom Screening & Managing Illness

  • Cases & Outbreaks in Child Care & Schools
  • At Home Screening Tool A checklist for parents and school staff
  • Child/staff feels or appears unwell after arriving at school A screening tool to determine who needs to be sent home from school
  • Return to Learn (Boulder County is currently in Orange Level: High Risk). Three tools (R1, R2, & R3) to determine how long a person needs to stay home after going/staying home sick.
    • Return to Learn (R1) is to be used with communities in Green Level: Protect our Neighbor.
    • Return to Learn (R2) is to be used with communities in Safer at Home: Level Blue, Yellow, Orange, and Red.
    • Return to Learn (R3) is to be used with communities in the Extreme Risk: Level Purple.
  • What happens to the contacts A tool to determine if classmates or cohort members or close contacts of a sick person need to stay home
  • Who is a close contact? A tool to determine who is a close contact in schools meeting specific criteria for administrative capacity and transmission risk mitigation strategies. This tool is not to be used in schools that are using small cohorts of students and staff where the same group of students and staff limit their exposures by staying together for more than one class period.
  • How Sick is too Sick?
  • Revised Child Health Screening Form
  • Revised Employee Health Screening Form
  • COVID-19 Testing
  • COVID-19 Dial Dashboard


Re-Opening/Approval of Operations

Resources & Guidance

Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines for COVID-19

Talking with Children About COVID-19

Talking with Parents About COVID-19

COVID-19 Signs for Child Care Facilities

Contact Us

Child Health Promotion (CHP) Program

Main: 303-413-7500
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