High-quality childcare is essential for working families. Research shows that children who have had early learning experiences have a strong foundation for school and life.
EPEL ensures that your family has equitable access to high-quality childcare programs in the community. Through a statewide quality improvement and recognition program, early learning providers are encouraged to prioritize quality daily.
Licensed In-Home Child Care programs meet state licensing standards of quality
In-Home Care Providers List Use this link in the Licensed In-Home Child Care for one above and use that sentence with it.
Find high-quality local programs in your neighborhood, and learn more to make the right decision for your family and child at illinoiscaresforkids.org.Look for Early Care and Education Programs