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

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 daycare 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.

Training Calendar

Child Care Aware® of Kansas offers many training courses and classes for daycare providers across the state. Access the online calendar HERE.
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NEW Report Just Released!

Access to High Quality Early Learning Matters Low Wages and Lack of Pay Parity Undermine Quality Despite the importance of high quality settings to healthy child development and school readiness, many early learning workers earn low wages — even when they obtain credentials and attain higher levels of education. Low wages and lack of wage parity across early learning settings undermines the quality of early learning programs. Read the newest report by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the U.S. Department of Education for a more in-depth look at wage parity for the early childhood education workforce. Kansas... 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