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Being a parent is hard enough. You shouldn’t have to worry about finding the right kind of care for your child while you work, go to school, or pursue your goals. We help you find the best child care options for your family, because we know just how important this decision is to you.
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Don’t spend hours searching for child care. Child Care Aware of Kansas is connected to nearly every licensed child care provider in the state. Our team of experts can help you sort through options to find care that meets your family’s budget and needs, as well as access resources that support your child’s healthy development. Our services are free and provided by experienced professionals in the early care and learning field.
It’s easier than you think! Here’s how:
Call 1-877-678-2548 to speak with a Resource Center Specialists about your unique needs and preferences.
Our Resource Center Specialists can answer your questions and help you navigate the process of finding child care. After a brief conversation, you’ll receive:
Still can’t find what you’re looking for? We know that better child care options are needed. That’s why we work with leaders in Kansas to implement new solutions. We’d love to hear your ideas for what you’d like to see for child care, so we can advocate for what you need.
Our early care and learning experts have gathered resources that can help you give your child the best start in life.
Child care can be one of the biggest expenses in a family’s budget. Find tips for how to budget for child care and then check out these options that could help cover the cost:
Use the map below to select your county and discover the average cost of child care, along with family services in your area.
Text KSKIDS to 59925 to receive occasional information and ideas to help your young child learn and grow. Topics include development milestones, healthy recipes, safe sleep habits, outdoor activities, emergency planning, and more!
You are your child’s first, and most important, teacher. Our list of resources can help you support your child’s healthy development. Start exploring.
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