Help Choosing Quality Child Care The Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) Region 17 helps families living in Montgomery County with free assistance in locating child care facilities that meet their child care needs, in making good child care choices through the provision of material and counseling. Using a statewide database that contains regulated child care centers and home-based child care providers, a resource referral specialist can help a family find services anywhere in Pennsylvania, including:
Before- and after-school services
Summer camp programs
The ELRC offers:
Counseling on how to select child care that meets your needs
Information on child care centers regulated by the Department of Human Services based on parent and child's needs: centers, group day care homes, and family day care homes
Information on the different child care arrangements available in your community
Note: Our goal is to supply up-to-date information. We do not vouch for nor guarantee or express an opinion as to the provider’s qualifications or capabilities. In offering the provider profiles, we give you options that best suit your needs, not recommendations.