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.

Search for Child Care

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. Call 877-678-2548 or click the link below.


How to Choose Quality Child Care

The interview and selection process is unique for everyone. Check out the resources we have available to help you make the best decision for your family and establish a lasting partnership with your child care provider.

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Financial Assistance and Support

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Child care is often one of the highest expenses in a family’s monthly budget. Check out these resources  for help finding financial assistance.

Parenting Information

You are your child’s first, and most important teacher.  Check out these tools to help support your child’s learning. 

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Parenting Resources
  • Texting Service – Parents enroll today and receive the latest early childhood and/or parenting information, updates, tips and activity ideas. Topics include child development, healthy recipes, safe sleep, outdoor activities, emergency planning, and MORE!
    • Text KSKIDS to 59925
  • Zoom Brain Builder