Resources for Parents and Families

Reading Rockets

Information on a variety or reading topics: Guidelines for helping struggling readers, book lists, activities related to books, and much more.

Parent Further

An online resource to help families strengthen relationships through shared activities. Committed to helping parents raise caring, responsible and successful kids.

Reading is Fundamental

Tips and tools section includes info on motivating your child to read, choosing books of interest to your reader, and effective read-aloud practices.

Mile United Way 211

Dial 2-1-1, or search the online database for resources to assist with food, housing, clothing, transportation, medical and dental care, home repairs and more. Also provides referrals to youth development programs, services for people with disabilities, legal aid ... and the list goes on.

Hunger Free Colorado

Everyone is at their best when they have enough to eat: Nutritious food helps babies’ brains develop optimally, gives kids the energy to excel in and out of school, and keeps families stable and independent. If you need food assistance, call 720-382-2920.


A resource to help parents better understand, appreciate, and engage with their child’s school. News, in-depth articles, essays written by parents, and lots of video explainers (including Spanish-language versions). Subscribe to the e-newsletter, too!