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
- State Registered Family Child Care Homes
- State Licensed Group Family Child Care Homes
- State Licensed Day Care Centers
- State Licensed Out of School Time Programs
- Preschool Programs & Head Start
SEARCH for Child Care
- Access a list of South Dakota registered and licensed child care providers in your community that may meet your family's needs.
CHOOSE Child Care
- Choosing Child Care in South Dakota
- 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