Objective #3: AFK increases availability of, and access to, high quality licensed ECE services for infants and toddlers in EPC

Expected Outcome

1. Increase by 10 annually the number of Level 3-5 rated ECE sites providing services for infants and toddlers that enter into a new Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) contract.

2. Increase by 25 annually the number of Level 3 and above rate ECE sites from a Level 1 or 2 as rated by QRIS annually that accept subsidies for infants and toddlers.

Strategic Plan Language

Supporting Strategies (1):

a. Target 25 licensed providers that are Level 3-5 that have capacity to provide infant/toddler (I/T) care withthe ultimate goal of increasing 10 I/T CCCAP slots in total, by June 30th, 2018.

b. Provide inclusive quality improvement support, through Colorado Shines QRIS, to 10 Level 1 or Level 2 licensed providers (who accept CCCAP and serve infants and toddlers) to improve their rating to a Level 3 or above by June 30, 2018.

c. Identify 30 (to be determined by ITQIP grant) Level 2-5 sites to receive grant supports to serve I/T CCCAP children.

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