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Help Finding Child Care
Child Care Circuit maintains a comprehensive database of licensed child care providers and resources. Various memberships are available to parents and employers which include access to updated information as well as access to other Child Care Circuit resources.
All child care referrals are free of charge*!!!
To log into the child care search engine, you will need to have an e-mail address. If you do not have an email address, there are many free email options for you. For example, Yahoo, Hotmail, and Gmail are popular alternatives.
- For more information on the various types of child care and for licensing information, click here.
- For information on how to obtain a licensing history on any licensed Massachusetts child care provider, click here
To sign-up for the Income Eligible Child Care waiting list you can call your local Coordinated Family & Community Engagement program (click here for local contact information) or the EEC Northeast Regional office at 978-681-9684. You also may use the link below.
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Child Care Circuit offers national resource and referral services for corporate clients as part of a comprehensive work/life program. Available fee for services include referrals for child care, elder care, transportation and emergency/back up care as well as employee assistance programs. Circuit staff also can help corporations develop on-site child care centers, perform needs surveys and more.
For families interested in pursuing in home (nanny) care, the Child Care Circuit provides a comprehensive information service ($35 fee required) that includes referrals to various nanny and au pair agencies as well as valuable information regarding nanny selection and hiring. Whether you are looking for a baby sitter or nanny on your own or wish to use an agency, the information provided by Child Care Circuit will provide you with information you need to know.
Lawrence Office: 190 Hampshire St., Lawrence, MA 01840
Phone: (800) 660-2868 or (978) 686-4288 TTY Service: 711 Fax: (978) 975-3120 | Referral Line: (978) 722-2751
Open for All Client Services: Monday 9 AM - 7 PM, Tuesday - Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
*Corporate & In-home services have a fee attached