If you are continuing to work or returning to work and are looking for child care, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 1-866-892-3228 to leave a message for a Resource Specialist, or you can utilize our online child care search 24/7
Click here for information on Cash Help for providers and CCR&Rs during COVID-19
If you are a Missouri child care program still operating, reopening, or wanting to update the status of your program, please respond to this survey or contact a Resource specialist at 1-866-892-3228 to update your profile
If you are a Missouri child care program that has closed or will be closing due to COVID-19, please complete this Notice of Closure form from the DHSS-SCCR
Additional Resources and information from Child Care Aware of America
Additional Resources from United 4 Children
Here is a list of possible funding options, grants and other information. Please review this information for options that may be available to you. This information changes rapidly.
See the impact Covid-19 has had on child care businesses in Missouri.
Child Care is an Essential Industry Needed for our Economy to Thrive
Below are articles, OpEds, papers and blogs from a variety of resources. Read how others view child care and the impact of child care on the economy.
Child care educators are essential workers, so let’s treat them as such
Child care educators are business professionals
Child care needs funding to survive
Child care in Missouri deserves a seat at the table
Return to Work Guidance
Return to Work Guidelines provided by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce
NHSA Work Guidance