Fact Finder: Daycare

March 10, 2010 

DaycareFinding childcare can be stressful. The following resources can help you choose what type of care you might need, help to narrow down centers in your area as well make an educated decision about your daycare center and provider.

Finding Day care

Steps to Finding the Right Childcare for You
If you're just beginning the search, it can be overwhelming. This resource will help you decide what kind of care best suits your needs and how to begin the search.

Making the Right Decision
Day care center, in-home center, nanny? What is the right choice?

NC Division of Child Care Development
Learn about the rating system for child care in North Carolina, as well as tips on finding quality child care.

Look It Up

NC Child Development Child Care Search
Search by license number, day care name, or your zip code to find child care in your area.

Head Start programs
Find a Head Start program in your area.

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