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Information for Providers

The Division of Child Care coordinates program subsidy payments and professional development and training and administers STARS for KIDS NOW and the Kentucky Partnership for Early Childhood Services (Child Resource and Referral Agencies).

The Division of Regulated Child Care is responsible for licensing and investigating complaints against child care programs, residential child care facilities and child-placing agencies. The division also is responsible for certifying and investigating complaints against certified family child care homes.

Become a Licensed Child Care Provider/Certified Family Child Care Provider

Interested in Becoming a Registered Provider?

Participating in the STARS for KIDS NOW Program

Assisting Child Care Providers with Providing Quality Care


Financial Incentives Available for Quality Child Care

Technical Assistance

Other Resource Links


Last Updated 4/6/2017