2-1-1 Child Care is a free, confidential, and statewide service which helps match the requests of parents with child care providers and programs.Search for Child Care
2-1-1 Child Care also supports child care providers in a variety of ways. The child care database lists licensed and license exempt care for referrals to parents free of charge. As a child care provider, 2-1-1 Child Care can provide you with the information you need to operate a successful child care business.
Child Care Referral Specialists help parents learn about options in their community and understand what to look for in selecting a quality child care arrangement. Child Care Referral Specialists encourage parents to contact the Office of Early Childhood Division of Licensing to check on the complaint history of licensed child care options that are being considered.Search for Child Care
The Connecticut Office of Early Childhood's (OEC) goal is to support all young children, parents and families in your child’s early years, from birth to age 5. We have many programs and resources to help you give your child the very best start in life. Because the more you know, the better they grow.Office of Early Childhood