Child Care Licensing

CDD regulates all types of child care programs, including registered homes, early childhood centers, licensed homes, afterschool programs, non-recurring care programs, and public preschool programs.

Licensing Regulations For

New Regulations

Approved Afterschool Child Care Programs Regulations - effective 1/1/2016

  • Comments will be accepted on the Afterschool Child Care Program Regulations until December 31, 2015 through this survey.
  • Other child care regulations are currently being updated and will have a separate public commenting process.

Child Care Licensing Regulation Revision Project

The Child Development Division (CDD) is revising the child care licensing regulations. We would like parents, providers and community members to help us create regulations that are child centered and family friendly. For more information.

Licensing Staff Contacts

Phone numbers and email addresses of licensing staff, including licensing technician, licensing field specialist, and senior licensor by town.