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Parents & Families

This guide offers resources and information for parents and caregivers.

Community Parenting Classes

Mental Health Resources

Child Health Advocacy 

Children and COVID-19

Break the Stigma 

Colorado Crisis Line 

If you or your child is struggling with any mental health, substance use or emotional challenge the Colorado Crisis Line is for you. No problem is too small. Call 844-493-8255 (TALK) or text "TALK" to 38255.

Daily Life 

Cope with Stress 

Keeping Kids Safe Online

Breathing Exercises

Supporting Mental Health in Tough Times

Mental Health Support for Kids and Teens

Pandemic Teen Mental Health

Parenting Video Series

Contact Us!

Universal Pre-K Resources

Did you know that all 4-year-olds in the state of Colorado qualify for 15 free hours of preschool per week?

Interested in registering your child for preschool but unsure of where to start? Click the links below to learn more about Universal Preschool in Colorado and El Paso County.

Parenting Resources

Welcome, Parents! We have provided some helpful links on childhood development, health, importance of play, educational ratings on media, local resources for special needs children, and social-emotional support for parents and kids. 

Parenting Resources @ PPLD:

Online Resources

Parenting Blogs



Early Intervention 

Autism & Asperger Syndrome

Down Syndrome


Sesame Street Workshop provides printables, videos, and more for parents and caregivers to use to help children in traumatic experiences.

  • Postpartum
  • Single Fathers
  • Single Mothers