The City of Aspen and Kids First provide financial aid for childcare.
Parents are eligible to apply if you:
Have a child under 5
Have a child attending a participating licensed Pitkin County childcare program
Work or live in the Aspen Urban Growth Boundary
Work during the hours your child receives care
Please use these forms - English application - Spanish application, also found in the right hand column of this page. Then email us to get a secure email, in order to submit the required documents for a complete application. We have increased security for your personal information.
Check out the calculator on this page to see if you may qualify for childcare financial aid.
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You may qualify for assistance
Based on what you have entered, you may qualify for assistance.
Please know that this is only an estimate and that actual qualification will not be determined until a complete application is submitted to Kids First. If you have additional questions please contact Kids First - you can
Email KF_financialaid@aspen.gov for Financial Aid Info or call 970-920-5363
Thank you for trying the Kids First Childcare Financial Aid Calculator.
Please find the application for financial aid in the right column on this page.
Sorry... it appears you do not qualify at this time. If you would like to verify this, please contact our office to talk to one of our staff members.