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Child Care Resource’s Comprehensive Search Options

Let us be your guide as you search for the child care that best meets your family’s needs. We’ll save you time and reduce your stress!

We offer the following service to all Chittenden County families without a fee:

After talking with you in detail about your child care needs, we’ll do a full search of our comprehensive database.  We’ll do our best to match your child care needs with a child care provider that offers compatible services.

Our referral specialists will answer all your questions about child care, parenting, and related community services. We’ll send you referrals to child care programs with openings confirmed within the last month as well as detailed profiles for each referral.  Click Here to view a Sample Referral Profile.

We’ll also send written information about the topics most important to you.

You can call back as often as needed for more referrals and information as you complete your child care search.  We are also available to answer questions after you have found care.

If you would like additional support with your search, we can offer an enhanced service.  This service includes all of the above plus:
  • Unlimited referrals with openings confirmed within the past 2 business days.
  • Detailed information regarding all referred provider’s State Regulatory History.

The fee for this service is $125.

The service fee is waived if your employer has an agreement with us. Please ask your Human Resources Department if your company has an agreement with Child Care Resource.  Or, contact Amy Ide at for more information.


Child care programs are chosen based on your stated needs. We try to give you up-to-date information. Each program gave us this information. We share these descriptions of programs as referrals, not as advice or recommendations. You should always visit before deciding on a child care program.