Child Care Check
Welcome to Child Care Check!
Please consider carefully the choices that you make in searching for quality child care and early learning programs.
Choosing high-quality child care and early learning programs will directly impact your child’s ability to achieve success in school and life.
For more help in finding programs to meet your family’s needs, please contact our partners at Child Care Aware of Washington.
Child Care Check is a resource to help families select child care and early learning programs that fit their needs and the needs of their children.
It provides detailed information about a program’s licensing history, basic staffing information, program philosophy, and level in Early Achievers, Washington’s quality rating and improvement system.
Early Achievers rates the quality of child care and early learning programs on a scale of 1 to 5.
Simply by participating in Early Achievers, child care and early learning providers demonstrate a commitment to improving quality.
Participating child care and early learning providers receive free resources and training to improve the quality of their programs and there is no additional cost to families.
To report suspected or known child abuse or neglect, or for child care licensing complaints, call 866-END-HARM (363-4276) any time.