Lake County Indiana - Childcare Assistance



The following guidance was provided by the Family and Social Services Administration
Family and Social Services Administration
Families who need help finding or paying for care can contact Brighter Futures Indiana staff at 1-800-299-1627 and a referral specialist can support them in their search. Every community has a Child Care Resource and Referral Agency (CCR&R) who can connect parents with local child care options and provide referrals for support. To find your local CCR&R, you can call 1-800-299-1627 or click HERE.
When locating care it is important to ensure that families are choosing licensed and regulated care for their children. To check if  the environment is licensed or regulated you can go to or call 1-800-299-1627.