WellSTART Resources

Fremont County Health and Wellness Resources List

Family Resources Center

The Fremont County Family Resource Center located in the Starpoint Children’s Services SPIN facility at 1339 Elm Avenue in Cañon City offers a rainbow of services to families with young children – birth through age five with targeted emphasis on serving families with children living in circumstances that place them at risk for school success.  As a longstanding member of the Colorado Family Resource Center Association, the Family Center utilizes a two generation approach and offers family strengthening services by providing information on child development, social & emotional consultation, partnering with families in identifying and accessing resources and concrete supports, as well as identifying social connections. The Family Center is a key member in a community-based collaboration that involves Starpoint, Cañon City Schools, Florence Schools, Fremont County Departments of Human Services and Public Health & Environment, Solvista, Centura, and ValleyWide Health Centers, pediatricians, dentists, licensed child care providers, and parents.

Pueblo Community College

The Fremont Campus, located in Cañon City, Colorado, provides educational programs and services to the citizens of Fremont and Custer Counties. We offer modern facilities, up-to-date technology, a full service enrollment and academic advising center, a learning resource center, comprehensive nursing and science labs, and many student activities. We serve students who are preparing to transfer to four-year colleges as well as those preparing for careers in business and industry.