Child Care

 

Child Care Financial Assistance through OKDHS
1-800-347-2276 
https://www.oklahomachildcare.org/child-care-costs 

OCCC Child Development Center at OCCC FACE Center
http://www.occc.edu/childcare/ 

The Child Development and Lab School (CDCLS) offers an infant/toddler program (six weeks to thirty-six months of age) and preschool program for children (three to five years old).  Full time participants may be children whose parents are students or employees of OCCC or families living in the community.

Head Start - Community Action Agency of OKC (Oklahoma and Canadian Counties)
405-232-0199
319 S.W. 25th, OKC, OK 73109
www.caaofokc.org 

  • Full and part-time day care and preschool services with emphasis on the areas of child development, health/safety, nutrition, mental health, disabilities, family partnerships, parent involvement and literacy.
  • These programs advocate for a community that shares responsibility for the healthy development of children and families.
  • Children 3 to 5 years of age are eligible for enrollment if their families meet the income guidelines.

Oklahoma Child Care Resource & Referral Association, Inc.
Call 405-525-3111 or 800-438-0008 to speak with a referral specialist.
www.oklahomachildcare.org

  • Offer a free interview to determine what childcare option is best,
  • They have an Oklahoma statewide database of licensed childcare centers,
  • Smart phone app to find licensed childcare (search online for Oklahoma childcare).

Oklahoma Department of Human Services OKC Child Care Locator
http://childcarefind.okdhs.org/childcarefind/ChildCareFacilities.aspx  

The OKC Child Care Locator offers a way to search for licensed daycare by facility type, location, rating, and ages accepted.  They have a video to watch about choosing childcare and a guide for selecting quality child care.

Rainbow Fleet
3024 Paseo, OKC, OK 73103
405-521-1426, 405-521-3111, or 1-800-438-0008
Hispanic Speaking Line: 405-525-8783
Live Phone Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Occasional Sat)
www.rainbowfleet.org

Parents receive free help locating licensed childcare by calling the telephone referral line, faxing us a referral request, submitting a referral using an on-line form, or by using Child Care Connector:  An on-line childcare search. 

 

For additional assistance, email smartparents@occc.edu.