Early Learning and Family Connection Center
Cultivating a Care-Friendly City
Childcare and early education challenges are spread throughout the City of San Diego in the form of scarcity and cost. These types of challenges prevent a parent or caregiver from seeking out professional and educational opportunities to better their future and the future of their child. The City of San Diego focuses on shared community values that support an increase of safe, affordable, early education opportunities in America’s Finest City.
The Office of Child and Youth Success supports 5 Pillars to effectively assist in early childhood education opportunities: OFFER
Permit and Inspection Resources
County of San Diego Resources
A Community Win-Win: Co-Locating Child care with Affordable Housing in San Diego County
The Children First Collective has published a report for San Diego County offering solutions to the co-location of child care and affordable housing. Find the report here.
- Child Care Businesses Information & Planning Guide
托儿企业 信息与规划指南 (Chinese)
- رهنمای پلانگذاری و معلومات کسب و کارهای نگهداری از طفل (Dari)
The Blueprint provides an action plan for stakeholders across the County, including the City of San Diego’s Office of Child and Youth Success, to work toward the vision that San Diego County is a place where every family has access to child care that meet their geographic, scheduling, cultural, language, and economic needs; the child care provider workforce is highly valued and financially thriving; and all types of child care settings support children’s healthy development. Find the Blueprint here.
Help Paying for Child Care