Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP)

The Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) provides financial assistance to low-income families who are working, searching for employment, or in employment training. Families enrolled in the Colorado Works Program / Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and need childcare services to support their efforts toward self- sufficiency are also eligible.


Eligible families fall within 190% of the federal poverty guidelines. 

See the chart below for estimated gross monthly incomes:

Household Size
Maximum Gross Monthly Income



Pick up an application from our office, call to have one mailed to you, or print an application online. Applications are available in English and Espanol, or apply online at Colorado PEAK.

To Apply

Bring the completed application and all required documents into our office. Applications cannot be processed without all required documents, which include:

  • Proof of any income for the last 30 days (pay stubs, a letter from employer, etc.)
  • Birth certificates for children
  • Proof of residence in Grand County (lease, utility bill, etc.)
  • Photo ID of primary adult caretaker

Application Process Period

CCCAP applications will be processed within 14 days from the time our office receives your completed application and all required documents.

Visit the Colorado Department of Human Services Early Care and Learning webpage for more information about CCCAP. 

Visit Grand Beginnings for more information about childcare in Grand County.