Helping People….Changing Lives


 The Resource and Referral Counselor will be able to assist you in making an informed choice for choosing quality child care. This service is available Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please call 716-661-9430 Ext: 2293. Calls will be returned within 24 business hours. You may also email us at

 To request a free child care referral please fill out the form (in the link below) and either email it back to or print and mail it to our office: Chautauqua Child Care Council, 402 Chandler St., Jamestown NY 14701

Printable Child Care Referral Request Form

Please Click on the “Search for Quality Child Care” link to begin your search online!

Please note the system searches for the exact days and hours you enter- exactly how you entered the information.  If you cannot find providers for the days and hours that you are searching you may want to change the hours to receive more results (example if you enter 7 am-6 pm Sunday – Saturday, you may want to change the hours to 8 am-5 pm Monday-Friday to see if any new provider will come up on the listing).  You can also talk to the providers to see if they can provide additional care for you.  If you are having an difficulties in receiving results for your search please call 716-661-9430 ext. 2293.

**The information you provide is confidential and will not be given out or sold to anyone.

 Please view the following PDF for an more in depth explanation of the six indicators of quality care

Six Indicators of Quality Care