Child Care Centers

  1. Support and FAQs
  2. Inspections
  3. Construction/Remodels
  4. General Resources

The Tri-County Health Department will dissolve completely as of December 31, 2022.  On January 1, 2023, Arapahoe, Adams and Douglas Counties will provide public health services through their own, individually operated health departments. 

Douglas County residents only:  Effective September 1, 2022, the newly created Douglas County Health Department will assume responsibility for all Environmental Health services in Douglas County.   Starting September 1, 2022 please direct all questions/concerns related to Environmental Health to the Douglas County Health Department by calling 720 643 2400 or by visiting:

Support for Child Care Leaders and Staff during COVID-19

Our Child Care Task Force is dedicated to providing updated guidance and working with our child care programs, including those that do not traditionally require Health Department approval for licensure (ex. sports, performing arts, or faith-based camps) in Adams, Arapahoe, and Douglas Counties. Continue using this website as a resource for your program and refer to it for updated information. 

  • If you are a child care in Adams or Arapahoe County and have questions or reports about COVID-19 cases, exposures, isolation, quarantine, outbreaks, or other general questions please reach out to
  • If you are a child care in Douglas County and have questions or reports about COVID-19 cases, exposures, isolation, quarantine, or other general questions please reach out to Jogan Health Solutions at and for outbreaks please email


All individuals 6 months and older are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. If you have not yet received your COVID-19 vaccine or booster, check with your employer to find out if they have a designated vaccine provider. If not, find a provider on our COVID-19 vaccine webpage.

Watch Recorded Webinars 

All recorded webinars and slides are on our School Support webpage. These are school-specific highlighting important topics related to COVID-19 response efforts.

View our webinar for Operating Your Residential Camp During the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Illnesses at Your Facility

Continue to refer to the Cases and Outbreak Guidance in Child Care and Schools to help guide decisions regarding COVID-19.

Use an illness log to help keep track of sick people and their symptoms.

If you have a case or suspect an outbreak is occurring at your facility, contact us at Provide the name and address of your center, a brief description of your situation, and the person to contact to discuss further. Please do not include specific names or other identifying information in your description.

Child Care FAQs and Guidance During COVID-19

Other Partner Resources During COVID-19

Signs to Download, Republish, and Share

These are signs for you to use at your child care facility. 

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