IMPORTANT UPDATE: SAFETY STANDARDS FOR CRIBS HAVE CHANGED
To view the ChildCareGroup summary memo, click here.
To view the CPSC press release, click here.
To go to CPSC's website for more details, click here.
As a parent, one of the most important decisions you will make is finding a child care program to care for and educate your child while you work. Selecting a child care program is a personal family decision that only you can make. If you need help paying for child care and live in Dallas County, subsidy funds are now available for low-income families. Find out if you qualify by clicking here.
Or, you can start your Search NOW and access enhanced listing information about hundreds of regulated programs in North Texas. See the box to your right to view the areas we serve.
Use our extensive search engine to locate a child care program based on your unique needs. You will be able to view detailed information about each child care program, such as:
- hours of operation
- location and directional maps
- tuition rates
- child to adult ratios
- teacher education and training
- meals and snacks served
- training or experience with special needs
- accreditation/TRS status
- and much more, such as pictures of participating programs who choose to include this feature
See an example of an enhanced profile of a provider member by clicking here. Conduct a to find regulated child care programs in your area.
The programs in our search engine are regulated by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) and are meant as referrals, not recommendations. GetChildCareNOW.com does not license or regulate child care programs. We encourage you to visit at least three programs before you make a decision regarding your child care choice.
Only YOU can make the right choice for your famlly . . . GetChildCareNOW.com is here to help!