Find child care and pre-schools near you
PA Department of Human Services
Visit www.findchildcare.pa.gov and enter your zip code and the age of the children who needs child care. You will get a list of the facilities and programs closest to you. Results include the Keystone STARS ratings.
PA Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL)
Find out what is Keystone STARS and how finding a quality early learning program can help your child.
A guide to choosing quality child care in Pennsylvania
PA Office of Child Development and Early Learning
This resource includes a list of the type of child care programs available in Pennsylvania, a checklist of questions to ask yourself about what might work best for you, and information about how child care providers are certified by the state.
How child care, day care and pre-school programs are regulated
PA Department of Human Services, COMPASS
This site explains the regulatory structure of child care providers in Pennsylvania, and who to talk to if you have a complaint.