According to Kansas Child Care Licensing Law, anyone providing care for children other than those related by blood, marriage, or adoption, must be licensed with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
Looking for Child Care?
Before selecting a child care facility, families may do a provider compliance history check using the Kansas Child Care and Early Education Portal at the Child Care and Early Education Portal.
You might also want to check out Child Care Aware® of Kansas. Child Care Aware is the administrator of the statewide Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) network in Kansas. They help to:
Ensure that families have access to affordable, high-quality child care
Offer a referral service that makes locating quality child care programs quick and easy
Provide checklists and other print resources, seminars and personal assistance to help parents make informed choices