Child Care Search

Looking for child care? Your search begins here. Child Care Aware® of Kansas can provide you with a customized list of child care providers in your area.

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Training Calendar

Child Care Aware® of Kansas offers many training courses and classes for daycare providers across the state. Access the online calendar from the button below.

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Point-In-Time Data

Real-time child care supply demand data facts sheets that provide a two-page overview of the child care landscape in Kansas counties.

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Impact Grants Available

The Child Care Impact Grants program is intended to provide financial support for eligible child care programs to address facility and other demonstrated needs related to COVID-19 mitigation, health and safety.

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Choosing child care is one of the most important decisions that you will make for your child. Our statewide network of Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&Rs) agencies work together to connect families across Kansas to child care in their area.

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Starting a business can be a lot to take on and you may be unsure where to start. We’ve taken some of the guesswork out of it for you and have free resources and information to help you on your journey to opening your child care business.

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Child care is essential to a thriving Kansas economy. Employers rely on child care in order to attract and retain a productive workforce that builds the Kansas economy. Parents need child care in order to work and provide for their families.

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Child Care Aware® of Kansas strives to ensure that families have access to affordable, high-quality child care. We lead projects, support trainings, and advocate for positive changes that impact the lives of children and families.

Child Care Updates

We are Hiring!

Current open positions at Child Care Aware of Kansas. Click the link for more information about the available

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Know Better…Do Better

Since launching the Child Care Aware of Kansas “Point-In-Time Data” feature on May 18, 2021, our website has received over 800 unique visitors specifically looking for information about the supply and demand of child care in Kansas

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Start Young three-year pilot proves successful; year four funding secured from Kansas Children’s Cabinet

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Parent Leadership Conference! Register now!

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Childcare Collaboration: Foundational Support for the Workforce of Tomorrow

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought childcare challenges to the forefront of families, businesses, and legislatures minds. In a recent series of state-specific surveys completed by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, referred to as the Untapped Potential economic impact reports, it

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Kansas Child Magazine

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Kansas Child magazine is intended to provide a forum for the discussion of child care and early education issues and ideas. We hope to provoke thoughtful discussions within the field and to help those outside the field gain a better understanding of priorities and concerns.

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Texting Program

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Child Care Providers: Text CCAKS to 59925 Parents/Families: Text KSKIDS to 59925