In every county in California there is a state-funded child care resource and referral (R&R) program that provides free information on choosing child care, referrals to child care centers and family child care homes, and information on help paying for child care. To find the R&R that serves your community, call 1.800.KIDS.793. For printable directory click here.
On this toll-free number, information specialists provide general child care information and refer parents to local, states-funded child care resource and referral programs. Callers have an option of entering their five-digit zip code and getting automated information or speaking with an information specialist. Information is provided in English and Spanish.
To find your find child care resource and referral program, please select your county on the drop down menu, enter your zip code or go to the map of California.