Another great resource that is full of tips about what to keep in mind when looking for child care is ChildCareCT.com. They have a comprehensive list of questions to ask child care providers and can help you navigate whether to choose a child care center or home-based center.
Care 4 Kids ( http://www.ctcare4kids.com/) helps low to moderate income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the State of Connecticut’s Department of Social Services (also called DSS).
The Connecticut After School Network is a state-wide coalition of parents, after school providers and others who believe that all of Connecticut’s children and youth should have access to high-quality, affordable after school programs. Want more information or interested in getting involved? Click here.