We have two ways to help you find a child care provider in Vermont.
OPTION 1: SEARCH OUR ONLINE DATABASE
The Bright Futures Website has up-to-date information about your local child care options. Search by factors such as town, program type, child's age, accreditation, and participation in the STARS quality recognition system.
OPTION 2: CONTACT YOUR LOCAL CHILD CARE SUPPORT AGENCY
We have several ways to help you assess the quality of the child care providers you are considering.
OPTION 1: USE THE STARS PROGRAM
Participation in STARS means a program meets quality standards, is professionally run, and continuously strives to be their best.
OPTION 2: REVIEW THE PROGRAM'S INFORMATION
This includes looking at the program's participation in STARS, accreditation, and regulatory history.
- Search the Bright Futures website.
- Connect with your local child care referral specialist. OR
- Call the Child Care Consumer Line at 1-800-649-2642.
|RESOURCES TO LEARN MORE
|Child Care & You: How To Find And Keep Quality Care
|Vermont STARS: For Brighter Childcare Decisions