Assessing Quality Checklist
This guide highlights the qualities you should look for when visiting programs.
Paying for Child Care
Specific Care Needs
Early Childhood Growth and Development
These resources support young children’s growth and development.
Health and Safety in Child Care
Licensing helps ensure that child care and early education programs are meeting basic health and safety standards.
States must make information available concerning the aggregate number of deaths, serious injuries and instances of substantiated child maltreatment that occur in child care settings each year.
Tips for staying involved in your child's care after you've selected a program.
A number of resources to help cover costs of care are available to eligible families.
Ideas families can use to make adjusting to a new routine easier.