Helping People….Changing Lives

Vision, Mission & Values

The Chautauqua Child Care Council works to foster collaborative relationships in order to build a strong responsive child care support system meeting the needs of all Chautauqua County families, child care providers, businesses and communities.

The National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies

“Our Nation’s Leading Voice for Child Care”

*Chautauqua Opportunities Inc. is now a Child Care Aware of America credentialed agency.*

Our professional Child Care Referral Specialist is available to assist families in their search for child care programs in Chautauqua County.

If you need care outside of our area, please visit Child Care Aware to find your local child care resource and referral agency.

Find More Valuable Resources About Child Care at New York’s Child Care Resource Network

QUALITYstarsNY is New York State’s quality rating and improvement system. It is a voluntary program to rate, improve and communicate levels of quality in all regulated early care and learning programs. For more information on this important initiative, click here