Welcome to Connections For Children

Connections For Children is a non-profit Child Care Resource and Referral agency serving parents, child care providers, and educators.  We are the unrivaled child care experts in the Westside and South Bay communities of Los Angeles County. We guide families and child care professionals towards quality services and programs. 

With nearly 40 years of knowledge and experience, we have increased the quality of child care by influencing public policy, providing referral services for families, and offering professional development to early childhood educators. Connections For Children helps over 3,000 families each year to find quality child care regardless of income.

News & Announcements

  • Just in time for Spring!

    Read our latest issue of Connecting with Connections for great tips about getting ready for kindergarten, motivating your child, and healthy nutrition

  • Motivate and Inspire

    "You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think" - A.A. Milne.

  • Early Education for the Win in 2016!

    $84 million toward early childhood education? Yes please!

  • Measuring Kindergarten Readiness

    Thank you to Santa Monica teachers, who recently completed a school readiness assessment of this year's kindergarteners using the Early Development Instrument (EDI).

  • One Smile at a Time

    Dental Care for the Extraordinary!