Community Development

Families Getting Monthly Checks from Federal Government

The new child tax credit will help remove hurdles for some of Colorado’s poorest families. Only 17,000 families qualify for the state subsidy. Almost every family qualifies for the new child tax credit.

“I truly think it’s transformative,” said Sue Renner, Executive Director of CareForAllChildren.

She’s worked in early childhood education for 40 years and says the child tax credit is not only transformative for families in poverty, but those just above the poverty line.

“It really gives those families the ability to take a breath.”

Read the full CBS4 article here.