Child Care Aware® of Missouri provides services to families, child care professionals, and the community.
Family services include referrals to local child care programs and resources to assist parents in making informed choices.
Child care professionsals can receive training and coaching. Technical assistance is available to help new child care programs get started by providing information about regulations, zoning, professional development and resource development. College scholarship opportunities for staff in licensed centers and family or group child care homes is available through T.E.A.C.H. MISSOURI.
Data reports, including cost of care, supply, demand, and some census data are available for the community. These may be used for advocacy for increased child care availability and quality.