Our resources and expertise support families in being the strongest and most effective promoters of their children’s development.

Find Child Care

The Child Development Council team is here to help you. Our trained Referral Specialists maintain a database of licensed and registered child care providers to assist parents in finding care. They are also available to answer questions about child care options.

Child Care Costs and Financial Assistance

Most child care programs charge a fee. Here you’ll learn more about child care rates and options for helping families afford child care.

Parent Child Services

These resources help parents, expectant parents, and child care providers with many aspects of child care and family life.

Quality Care Indicators

Use these indicators to find high-quality child care for your children.

Legally Exempt Child Care

Arrange to have someone you know become your child care provider, paid through DSS day care subsidy.