Open Child Care

COVID-19 is changing the world as we know it, including child care. If you need child care, we are here to help. View the Child Care Map and then call the Referral Department 914-761-3456 ext. 140 and receive profiles of open child care programs/providers specific to your needs. We will confirm at least 3 openings for health care workers and first responders.

Keep in mind that you have to make sure that they are a safe and good quality program/provider for your child. Check the child care’s compliance history at

pdfClick Here for Parent’s Checklist for care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

pdfClick Here for Parent’s Guide during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Submit an Online Form

Fill out the online form and click to send. A Child Care Specialist will review the information and email you referrals within two business days.

Submit an Electronic Form.
If you haven't received an email from us with referrals within 2 business days, please check your spam folder.

Call Us

Call the Child Care Council at (914) 761-3456 x140 or 1-844-387-7525. For Services in Spanish, dial x122.
Child Care Specialists are available Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm and Tuesdays until 7pm to help you make an informed decision about child care.

Search our database

Search our database 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to find child care centers, family and group family child care homes, school age programs, and some nursery schools in Westchester County.
Do an e-Child Care Search: (

Note: To search for In-Home Care or Camps you will need to use an online form or call us.

We're Here For You

While we encourage you to use our online database to do your preliminary child care search, please do not hesitate to contact us at (914) 761-3456 x140 or For services in Spanish, dial x122.

Our goal is to assist you in every way to find quality, affordable child care.


Contact Us

Child Care Council of Westchester, Inc.

313 Central Park Avenue
Scarsdale, New York 10583

Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Child Care Specialists extended hours are available on Tuesdays until 7pm to help you make an informed decision about child care.

Phone: (914) 761-3456
Toll-Free: 1 (844) 387-7525

Fax: (914) 761-1957

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