The following organizations offer information about, and referrals to, child-care programs and providers.
First 5 California – Resource line to locate child care in your area. (916) 263-1050. www.ccfc.ca.gov
Greater Long Beach – Family Child Care Association provides free referrals to licensed family child care in the provider’s home (infants – school age), (562) 804-7474, www.lblakewoodchildcare.org
Orange County Child Care Association – A free referral service for parents seeking licensed in-home child care. Includes referrals to providers for children with special needs. www.orangecountychildcareassociation.org