For Parents

Each day, we help more than 1,000 families across the region. We provide financial aid for child care assistance, as well as help to locate quality child care for their children while the parents are at work.

To find out more, please click one of the links below:

Texas Child Care Solutions
Types of Child care (definitions)
How to Choose a Child care Facility
Child care Facility Visit Checklist
Quality Child care Indicators
Child Care Financial Assistance Brochure
List of Texas Rising Star Providers
List Texas School Ready Providers
List Nationally Accredited Providers

Additionally, you will find a parent list of Quality Child Care Indicators below, or, you can visit the Department of Family Protective Services website.

Parent Checklist of Quality Child Care Indicators:

Low child/teacher ratios
Small group size
Staff with higher education & ongoing training
Prior experience and education of the director
Low teacher turnover
Positive teacher/child interactions
Accreditation or higher than minimum licensing standards
Age appropriate activities
Good health & safety practices.

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Customer Satisfaction Survey