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

Defining what to look for when parents select quality child care

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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.

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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.
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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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2015 Annual Report

In 2015, we worked to ensure that Kansas children have access to high-quality child care.  This Annual Report will share quotes from families, child care providers and communities that we hear frequently.  It is known that high-quality child care not only provides safety and security to children, but also gives them the opportunity to gain knowledge of the world around them and build skills that will help them be ready for school. Please take a moment to review our 2015 Annual... read more

Match Madness 2016

THANK YOU! The Match Madness 2016 results are in and it was another great year! More than $10,000 was raised, during the 24 hour event.  We are excited to also share that, after meeting the $10,000 match challenge, over $20,000 will be added to our early childhood scholarship endowment fund that will support early childhood professionals! Thank you to all who helped spread the word and to build support!... read more

Who Cares for Kansas Children? 2015 Kansas Child Care Workforce Study and State Child Care Profile

We are excited to announce the release of a powerful new resource for Kansas! This resource provides a detailed picture of the child care workforce and the families who need care in Kansas. Who Cares for Kansas Children? 2015 Kansas Child Care Workforce Study and State Child Care Profile provides: analysis of child care including demographics, longevity in the field, wage comparison with other occupations, and much more. statewide data about the affordability and availability of care, the financial supports available to parents. 2015 Workforce Study and State... read more