Child Care Answers is a child care resource and referral program operated by Early Learning Indiana. We serve families, child care providers, and the community as we work to enhance access to, and the quality of, child care services in Central Indiana.

We serve families in the following counties:

Hamilton County

Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Westfield

Hendricks County

Avon, Brownsburg, Danville, Plainfield

Marion County

Indianapolis, Beech Grove, Lawrence, Speedway
Child Care Answers
Child Care Answers
Don't miss this event tomorrow at 1pm with Vaccinate Indiana to cut through the noise and myths about vaccines for you and your little one. Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwkfuuqqjotE900wkuyQoXAtERwE-0mFqaF.
Child Care Answers
Child Care Answers
Apply today for free pre-K for your 4-year old! Applications are on a first-come, first-served basis. https://www.in.gov/fssa/carefinder/on-my-way-pre-k/
Child Care Answers
Child Care Answers
Child care providers can register for the "Build, Learn, Grow Scholarship Fund Information Session," available now!

During this session, you will learn about the scholarship process, determining family eligibility, and the process for submitting a claim. Register on Indiana Learning Paths: https://childcareanswers.org/provider-information-center/register/
Child Care Answers
Child Care Answers
If you missed our recent webinars on developmental milestones for your baby, they are now live on our YouTube channel. Head on over to watch and don't forget to subscribe! https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL83sbfH4AOY399M3YME4aGX9AQUw-Svok

Join us as we welcome Susan Elsworth with @IndianaNOFAS. This session defines #FetalAlcohol Spectrum Disorder ( #FASD) and explains the disorders on the spectrum and symptoms associated with FASD. Register at https://t.co/whN49f82fv https://t.co/Q9c9VAbGOs ChildCareAnswer photo

Just one excellent way to encourage #languagedevelopment in young children. Want more tips? Check out our upcoming webinar on Thursday - "Look Who's Talking! Proactive Strategies to Support Language Development" - https://t.co/xYJwz4VrbL. It's free! https://t.co/BDt19K6yc7
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Vroom @joinvroom
Try sightseeing at home by walking with your baby & pointing out objects. Describe an item &, if safe, let them touch it. Say, "Watch what happens when I turn on the light." See where they look & respond. When you sightsee at home, you're developing their skill of focus! https://t.co/L2ycemhOsX

DYK that most American families, including Midwesterners, pay more for #childcare than for housing and college tuition? If you need assistance, check out our free resources! https://t.co/UpUVk6JmPI https://t.co/ZjZ3lc3fsq
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YWCA USA @YWCAUSA
The @childcareaware report #PickingUpThePieces shows how #childcare prices stacked up against other household expenses: https://t.co/xVqR1btDfp https://t.co/BZxxuRK0Id