Parent Resources

Please use the tabs on the sidebar or the links below to view the various Child Care programs offered to parents and caretakers in the state of Pennsylvania.

Early Intervention - Early Intervention consists of services and supports designed to help families with children who have developmental delays.

Early-Learning Family Support Programs - Evidence-Based Home Visiting Family Support Programs have a family-centered focus, strength-based approach that works with both the child and parent.

Forms for Parents - Are you a parent looking for a CCIS Form? Click here!

Head Start - Head Start is a comprehensive preschool program for low-income children aged 0-5 years.

Online Child Care Provider Search - The Online Child Care Provider Search helps families locate a child care provider that meets their needs and offers information on Early Learning Programs.

Pre-K Counts - Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts provides high-quality pre-kindergarten education for three and four-year-olds in Pennsylvania.

PA Promise - Pennsylvania’s Promise for Children, known as PA Promise, is a campaign to help families make good choices about their child’s early learning and choose quality early learning programs that are right for their family.

Keystone STARS - Keystone STARS is an initiative of the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) to improve, support, and recognize the continuous quality improvement efforts of early learning programs in Pennsylvania.