Find Quality Child Care

COMPASS: Quality Child Care & Other Early Learning Services

Find child care and other early learning programs near you. You have options when it comes to the care for your child. Whether you need child care or another early learning program, you can find it here.

Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRC) by County

Pennsylvania's Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs) provide a local, single point-of-contact for families, early childhood education professionals, and communities to get information and access services that support high-quality child care and early learning programs.

2-1-1 Referral Services

Families that need to connect with resources in their community but don’t know where to look can call or text PA 211. PA 211 can help with utilities bills, housing assistance, after-school programs for kids, and more.

How to Find Quality Child Care Fact Sheet

Choosing child care for the young children in your life can be less stressful if you know what to look for when determining whether or not a program is “high-quality." Start Strong PA offers an easy to access fact sheet.