On-site Childcare for ETHDenver 2024

FAQ About ETH Childcare

What are the age groups for the children that can be enrolled?
We welcome all children from infants to 18-year-olds.

Who are the sitters?
Our sitters come from all walks of life. Teachers, stay-at-home moms, paraprofessionals, and more: they all have been fully vetted, qualified, and approved to be a sitters on the Call Emmy platform.

How are the sitters vetted?
We are glad you asked. We have an absolutely robust and comprehensive qualification program. It includes a County Criminal Check (for as many counties as they have ever lived in) an Identity Verification Check, a National Criminal Check, a Sex Offender Check, a Social Security Trace, a Psychometric Analysis, a Childcare Safety Skill Check, and lastly, a Manual Profile Approval.

Where will the children be cared for?
The Childcare Center will be at the National Western Complex on the 3rd floor. Be sure to grab a map of the venue at check-in for directions on how to get there

What are the days and times for the childcare program?
From February 29th to March 3rd, the program runs from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

What is the cost of the childcare program?
ETHDenver is generously picking up the cost of care for your children so you can participate in all the activities and experiences with peace of mind.

Is food included?
Snacks and water will be available for your kiddos to enjoy. We do recommend that your children have a full breakfast and/or lunch before being dropped off.

Do you care for sick children at the event?  
Unfortunately, we are unable to care for sick children at the event. However, many of our sitters are comfortable providing care for a child who isn't feeling well on a child-by-child basis.  You can book via our app for private care of a sick child.

How do you accommodate napping?  
We will have cots, a quiet space, and dedicated sitters available for the children who need to nap.

Is there a dedicated space available for moms to nurse and/or pump?
Glad you asked. Absolutely. There is private space available in the childcare center for moms to nurse and/or pump.

What do I need to bring?
Anything unique to your child such as diapers, water bottles, and stuffed animals. If your child uses a pacifier, please remember to bring that.  We will have wipes, hand sanitizer, and changing stations available.

What kinds of activities will children be engaged in? 
Children will be involved in a variety of engaging activities including arts and crafts,  building with blocks, role-play, puzzles, interactive games, watching movies, and more.

How do I sign up my children?  
Click on this link and you can sign up your children by filling out the form.

Would private childcare be an option?
Absolutely. You can book private childcare on our Call Emmy platform.  Simply download Call Emmy from the App Store or Google Play, set up an account, and book private childcare for the days and times that are convenient.

I have more questions. How do I get in touch with Call Emmy? 
You may reach out to us via email at ethdenver.childcare@callemmy.com or call or text us at (303)276-5752.