Child Care Centers and Group Child Care Homes

Last updated October 18, 2019

We’re here to help! If you have questions or want to file a complaint, don’t hesitate to call us at (860) 500-4450 or (800) 282-6063.

Apply for a license

Complete the Initial License Application. Make sure to organize your licensing application and required documents.

Licensing forms and application attachments

For information on the Head Teacher approval process please visit the Early Childhood Professional Registry.

Change or update license



Child enrollment

Consultant forms

First aid, CPR, medication

Watch our Administration of Medications video for more information.

New staff and volunteers

Mandated reporting

For information about Mandated Reporter Training, visit the CT Department of Children and Families (DCF).

Resources and technical assistance

      Health and safety

For information and resources concerning congenital cytomegalovirus, lead, bed bugs, and other related topics, please visit the CT Department of Public Health (DPH).