Search for Child Care Providers
How do I find high quality child care?
Step Up to Quality, Nebraska's Quality Improvement Rating system is a program that helps families identify early childhood providers who demonstrate a commitment to quality care. Step Up to Quality programs go beyond what is required because they strive to do better for their children’s and families’ futures.
Search For Child Care

The Roster of Licensed Child Care and Preschool Programs in Nebraska provides facility information for licensed Family Child Care Home I, Family Child Care Home II, Child Care Centers and Preschool Programs in the State of Nebraska.

Information provided includes:
  • Name of licensed child care/preschool program and name of licensee
  • Address of licensed child care/preschool program
  • License capacity, hours and days of operation, whether or not the child care program accepts Child Care Subsidy
  • Is Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children or the National Association for Family Child Care
  • Type of Facility 


View an interactive map of child care providers - Updated 7/12/2017

This page lists the negative and disciplinary actions against licensed child care providers in Nebraska. The previous three months’ negative action reports are listed. These reports are run and posted to the web site on the 5th of each month for the previous month.
License Exempt providers include the family, friend, and neighbor providers who care for children known to them. These providers will be monitored at a minimum of annually, with any findings and documentation being listed here(See 34 CFR  § 98.42).
Child Care License Look Up
The license look up lists all licensed child care facilities in the State of Nebraska. The information provided on this website includes:
  • License Details
  • Operating Information
  • Disciplinary/Non-Disciplinary Information

Child Care Center Checklist

Family Child Care Home I Checklist

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