Welcome to West Central Child Care Connection. We are an organization that works with parents, child care providers, businesses, and community organizations to help promote the availability of quality child care services in the area.

We provide parents with:

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West Central Child Care Connection also works to assess the supply and demand of child care in the community, and, based on findings, increase the supply where needed. We hope you enjoy the information and resources we offer on our website. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

The Illinois Department of Human Services Child Care Assistance Program is implementing a new case management system statewide. This new system will cause some delay in processing paperwork as the process is streamlined. Your continued patience is appreciated. 

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We strive to provide child care referral information to parents in a professional manner, respecting the clientele we serve. If you have any concerns or comments about our agency’s services, please let us know by choosing the contact button or by calling one of the phone numbers listed above. Your comments are important to us and we will make every effort to address your concerns.



This agency is funded by the Statewide Child Care Resource & Referral System of the Illinois Department of Human Services.


We have been awarded Quality Assurance by Child Care Aware for successfully meeting the Criteria for Best Practices in the delivery of Consumer Education and Referral designed to ensure that all families have access to accurate, useful information about child care options, quality indicators, and related resources.

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