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Child Care Aware Is A 'Godsend' For Parents

Darci Hedden of Selah tried unsuccessfully for two months to find quality child care for her twin babies, Max and Ava. Some child care centers were full. Others had space for only one of her twins...


About Us 

Since 1990, Child Care Aware of Central Washington has served as a community resource for child care by working with families, caregivers, early learning professionals and collaborating with community partners to ensure that every child has a great start.  Child Care Aware of Central Washington partners with licensed child care progam owners, directors, and teachers to improve the quality of their programs through technical assistance, coaching, and professional development.  Child Care Aware is currently recognized as an important statewide partner with the Department of Early Learning as the primary organization implementing Early Achievers, Washington State's Qualtiy Rating and Improvement System.  

Child Care Aware serves children, families, and early learning providers in Chelan, Douglas, Ferry, Grant, Adams, Okanogan, Kittitas, and Yakima counties.