The Early Childhood Colorado Partnership (ECCP) has developed several toolkits that can be used and accessed by anyone hoping to utilize resources to support conversations around children and families. Have a resource that should be included in a toolkit? Email us and let us know!
Adverse Childhood Experiences, Toxic Stress, and Resilience Toolkit | This toolkit includes introductory resources, presentations, and research on ACEs, toxic stress, and resilience.
The Brain Architecture Game Toolkit | This toolkit complements the Brain Architecture Game, a powerful tool for highlighting the importance of relationships in building strong brains in young children. It includes how to rent, buy, or create the game and shares resources to better play and understand the game and the concept of brain architecture.
Family-Friendly Workplace Toolkit | The Family-Friendly Workplace Toolkit provides evidence based best practices, policies and approaches to help employers create a more family friendly workplace.
The Raising of America | This groundbreaking documentary series has been viewed by hundreds across Colorado and provides a comprehensive overview of the many challenges of raising children in the United States. With a basis in the importance of strong brain development, this series of episodes highlights issues like paid family leave, finding affordable, quality childcare, and trauma experienced in marginalized communities. The Raising of America toolkit includes resources to host screenings and conversations in communities and organizations.