Child Care

Illustration of a daycare instructor alongside children in a classroom

Help finding and paying for quality child care in Mississippi.

Access to affordable child care benefits employees’ families and employers.

Paying for Child Care

The Child Care Payment Program helps parents and guardians pay for child care.

Finding Child Care

Search for quality child care near you that fits your needs.

After School Care

Community partners throughout the state receive funding through MDHS to provide afterschool and summer programing that supports the safety, learning, and growth of school-age children.

Resource & Referral Centers

R&R Centers can refer you to child care providers near you. They also stock age-appropriate learning materials and other resources to help parents. Look for one near you below:

Resource and Referral Centers

    Resources from Other Agencies & Organizations

    Mississippi Access to Maternal Assistance (MAMA) logo
    Mississippi WIC - Women, Infants, & Children logo
    Mississippi State Department of Health logo

    Resource and Referral Centers