Deadline looms for Aspen childcare aid

The deadline for applications seeking financial aid for childcare assistance from Kids First is Feb. 1.

Kids First is a city program that provides a financial aid program to help defray the expense of childcare for working families.
Only new applicants need to apply at this time.

Applications are available at Pitkin County-licensed childcare programs, Kids First or at For more information, contact Kids First at 970-920-5769, 215 N. Garmisch, Suite 1 in Aspen, or e-mail