Welcome to the website of Childcare Resources, a non-profit 501(c)(3) Child Care Resource and Referral Agency based in Birmingham, Alabama. The mission of Childcare Resources is to make quality care and education of children happen by providing information, education and assistance to families, providers of child care and the community. We achieve our mission to make quality child care happen in Blount, Jefferson, Shelby and Walker counties by:
- Training child care professionals
- Helping families locate child care
- Providing parent education services
- Offering child care financial assistance to low-to-moderate income working families
Our vision is that quality child care will be available and affordable to all families who need it. Learn more about Childcare Resources on our History page.
Quality assured by Child Care Aware of America, Childcare Resources, a partner agency of United Way of Central Alabama, is located at 244 West Valley Avenue, Suite 200, Birmingham, AL 35209-3616. Agency office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Contact our staff at (205) 945-0018 or 1-800-822-2734, using extensions found on the Contact Us page. Our fax number is (205) 945-0039. For assistance locating our building, please refer to this map and directions.
We are happy to assist our guests who need special care or accommodations. If you need assistance when visiting Childcare Resources, please call (205) 945-0018 and speak with Margie Walker at ext. 300.
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