Children grow and develop quickly and finding the resources to support their healthy growth can start here. Whether it is understanding how to support your child's development or finding quality care, information is an important first step. Here you can LEARN about child development and child care, SEARCH for and CHOOSE a program or provider, and find information on ways to STAY INVOLVED in your child's development.
LEARN about Child Care
SEARCH for Child Care
- Access a list of SD registered/licensed providers in your area that may meet your family's needs.
CHOOSE Child Care
- Parent Guide to Choosing Child Care
- Have more questions? Contact an Early Childhood Specialist at 605-688-5730 or 1-800-354-8238 for assistance.
- Learn more about Responsive Parenting Classes
- Families are a key element in all early childhood programs. Learn more about family involvement!