Ensuring access to affordable, high-quality child care

Leading early learning projects for child care providers

Delivering training for child care providers

Advocating for positive changes that impact the lives of children

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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 SEARCH ONLINE NOW.

Find Your Local Agency

Regional CCR&R agencies support providers through training events on diverse topics such as interacting with children, child growth and development, and sound business practices.

Training Calendar

Child Care Aware® of Kansas offers many training courses and classes for child care providers across the state. Access the online calendar HERE.
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Your support for Child Care Aware® of Kansas will help ensure that we can continue to promote, advocate and support high-quality child care for all Kansas children. DONATE NOW

Unleash Your Creativity Contest

We know that you, as a child care provider, show your creativity each and every day while working with young children! Well, this is your opportunity to express yourself in a more formal way!   Child Care Aware of Kansas is celebrating our 25th Anniversary! We will have lots of wonderful opportunities for you to engage with Child Care Aware of Kansas throughout 2016.  Here is just the first offering….we’re having a contest just for you! Download forms needed below: Unleash Your Creativity Contest Entry Form CCAKS_Photo Release... read more

Early Childhood Scholarships Available!

Child Care Aware® of Kansas is proud to announce, in honor of our 25th Anniversary, a statewide educational scholarship opportunity available for any individual working in early childhood in Kansas! Through the generosity of our Board of Directors and private fundraising activities, scholarships will be available in early 2016!

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Think Big! Start Small Online Toolkit

Today, Kansas Action for Children launched a toolkit designed to improve the health of young children across state. The “Think Big! Start Small.” toolkit is part of efforts to improve food and beverage environments experienced by young Kansans. Visit http://kac.org/media/media/online-toolkit-encourages-kansans-to-help-children-learn-healthy-habits-for-life/ or http://thinkbigstartsmallks.com/#/ for more information and to get involved with this great... read more