Child Care Aware of Missouri

Partner Type

Education, Children & Youth

Description and Mission

Our mission is to connect families to child care, early learning programs and programs for after-school/out-of-school time; improve the quality of those programs; and collaborate with business and civic leaders to make child care safe and enriching for children.


Child Care Aware of Missouri serves as a community resource on child care throughout the state. We help families find quality child care, preschool and after-school programs for their children. We work with child care program owners, directors and teachers to improve the quality of their programs. We provide business and civic leaders with information on the value and importance of child care and collaborate with them to make child care safe and enriching for children.

Special emphasis and skills:

Office Administration, Client Counseling, Program Development, Community Specific Research, Early Childhood Emphasis, Not-For-Profit Management

Contact Information:

1715 W. Worley

Columbia, Miss 65203
Phone: (573) 445-5437


How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.