NYC Child Care Connect -- Health. Safety. Education.

Child Care Program Directory

The Child Care Program Directory can help you:

  • Find a child care center or summer camp in your area
  • Review a child care center's inspection history
  • Compare the child care program you selected to others across the city

The Health Department recommends that you:

  • Review a center's inspection history before choosing it
  • Visit the center to see if your child's needs will be met
Search for Child Care Programs

Child Care Messaging Service

Sign up to receive text and/or email updates about child care using this free, mobile-enabled messaging service for parents and caregivers.

Updates include:

  • Recent inspection reports
  • Opening of a newly permitted program
  • Tips on selecting child care
  • Public health announcements
You can register for updates about a specific child care program or neighborhood.

Sign Up for Child Care Updates