August 2, 2021

Plan for Fall: Find Child Care Now

Trying to find child care? Allegheny Child Care can help! Through the online tool, families can search real-time availability at early learning, out-of-school, summer camp, and virtual programs in Allegheny County.

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Families: Find Child Care

Allegheny Child Care was developed to support the child care needs of families. By visiting, parents can caregivers can:

    • view open spots at early learning, after school, summer camp, and virtual programs in Allegheny County,
    • sort through programs by age, location, program type, and more,
    • create an account to “favorite” programs and save a list for future reference, and
    • call, email, or message providers directly from the tool.

For additional support, email, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page, or contact ELRC Region 5 at 412.350.3577 or

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Providers: Update Your Profile

Allegheny Child Care also assists early learning providers in promoting and marketing their programs and vacancies to families. Providers can view and confirm that their public profiles are up to date at by:

    • updating their profile when openings are available,
    • listing which age group their location(s) serves,
    • confirming basic profile information (including current operational status),
    • adding recent photos of their location(s), and
    • offering a tour of their facilities.

Providers who need assistance can schedule a 20-minute one-to-one session online. For questions, email or visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.

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