Need help finding a quality child care center, preschool or family day home?

We’ve got you covered. Our team can connect you to resources to help you make an informed decision that will be the best fit for your family.

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Prefer to talk to someone live?

We recommend parents visit the ChildCare Aware of Virginia’s website where you can:

  • Find a provider with convenient hours and affordable options that meet your needs
  • Search by your kid’s school, zip code, or interactive map
  • Chat or connect with a referral specialist
  • Download additional resources to help you choose safe, quality care
  • Print or email your search results for free
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Questions to Ask in Your Search

As you’re searching, it’s essential that you make an on-site visit with your child and ask the right questions of the provider before you decide which child care program will best match your needs. While location and rates may be of concern, quality factors will ensure a suitable and lasting placement.

Check out Child Care Aware’s resources for information on how to make the best decision about child care for you and your child.

View the Child Care Aware Checklist