For Parents

Child Start helps thousands of local families each year.  To see how we can help you check out the resources below.


Find Child Care

Looking for child care can be an overwhelming process, and we are committed to helping families, no matter their situation.  You can learn about or search child care options online.  Click an option below to get started.


Head Start

At Child Start, we provide Head Start and Early Head Start child care programs throughout the area //link to locations. Our home-based services assist pregnant mothers and families with children ages 0-3 with parenting skills and child development support through regularly scheduled home visits from our staff.


Individualized support

We offer support for families that need special assistance around positive parenting strategies, child development, and other family advocacy services. We also provide referrals to community resources, such as low income housing and employment.

Call us at: 316-682-1853 and ask to speak to a Specialist.


Parent Workshops

Child Start provides monthly trainings on a variety of topics focused for child care providers. These are open and suitable to parents as well. In addition, we offer this as a service to come out to organizations to provide group-based education on finding child care, positive relationships, child development and more. Call us at 316-682-1853 and ask to speak to a Specialist to set up this opportunity.