Parents and Child

We Can Help You Find Child Care

Search Online for Child Care in North Dakota

Click on the map to do a FREE online search 24/7 via the Child Care Referral Database ➜

Get Personalized Service

Talk to a Child Care Aware® Parent Services Specialist to discuss your child care needs, ask questions and receive a personalized list of referrals. This service is free and available weekdays 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

800-997-8515  | Referral@ndchildcare.org


COVID-19 Response for Families 
When interviewing a new program:
 Conduct the majority of the interview by phone
✓ Do not visit programs if you have symptoms
✓ Visit programs when no children are present and do not bring your own children
✓ Wear masks, wash hands on arrival and remove shoes

View Additional Health and Safety Measures➜


Alternative Search Options

A family’s need for child care sometimes goes beyond what is available, especially in some areas of the state, for specific age groups or for certain schedules, such as evening or weekend care. Check out other child care search options ➜.

Create a Backup Child Care Plan

Even the best planned child care arrangements can be disrupted from time to time by illness, weather or an unexpected event. You should put a backup plan in place as soon as you've secured your regular care provider. Review these alternatives and tips to help you create a backup plan ➜