Santa Barbara County Child Care Centers

Santa Barbara County childcare centers come in sizes, costs, and programs to fit all budgets and preferences. We know that parents are busy but that selecting the right daycare center or preschool is crucial. So we’ve gathered basic information for 169 child care centers in Santa Barbara County into a single location so that you are only a click away from basic information such as address, size, and licensing information that can help you refine your search. You can narrow down your search even further by selecting a zip code or a city from the list below. Need more assistance? Simply contact the child care referral agency or the licensing agency listed on the right!

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Top Childcare Centers in Santa Barbara County

QUALITY TIME CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

QUALITY TIME CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Santa Barbara, CA 93110 | (805) 845-7773

QT is based on respect and appreciation for each child and family enrolled in our program. We are a preschool that serves children ages 2-Kindergarten (including after-school). Mission We believe that It is important for children to have an un ...

ADAM CENTER

ADAM CENTER

Santa Maria, CA 93458 | (805) 925-6667

The Community Action Commission of Santa Barbara County (CAC) started in 1964 as a 15-member Community Action Committee that was appointed by the County Board of Supervisors. CAC was incorporated as a private non-profit organization in May of 1967. I ...

ADAM STATE PRESCHOOL

ADAM STATE PRESCHOOL

Santa Maria, CA 93458 | (805) 631-6759

It is with pride and pleasure that I welcome students, parents, family members and staff members to the new school year at Adam School. This year promises to be a special one for our school, and we have many positive goals we are working toward. ...

BETHANIA PRE-SCHOOL

BETHANIA PRE-SCHOOL

Solvang, CA 93463 | (805) 688-7077

Our Preschool & After School Programs began in 1987. The Preschool accepts children age 2.5 and potty trained through 5 years old. The After School program is open to children from kindergarten through 4th grade. Since that time the program has grown ...

BRIGHT START EARLY YEARS

BRIGHT START EARLY YEARS

Santa Barbara, CA 93101 | (805) 963-2024

Children are capable beings with the knowledge and potential to construct their own learning, communicate, and interact with others. They are part of a social system involving their families, schools, and communities. Children utilize various forms o ...

CAC - LITTLE VILLAGE CENTER, THE

CAC - LITTLE VILLAGE CENTER, THE

Santa Maria, CA 93458 | (805) 922-2243

CAC – Creating opportunities for Santa Barbara families to achieve stability.

CAC - OAK VALLEY CENTER

CAC - OAK VALLEY CENTER

Buellton, CA 93427 | (805) 740-4555

The Community Action Commission is dedicated to providing high-quality, culturally appropriate services and opportunities for low-income people of all ages as they maintain or achieve self-sufficiency while retaining their dignity and self-esteem. O ...

CLEVELAND STATE PRESCHOOL

CLEVELAND STATE PRESCHOOL

Santa Barbara, CA 93103 | (805) 963-4331

Cleveland Elementary School is situated on 8.5 acres on a hillside overlooking the beautiful Santa Barbara Channel. Built in 1960, the school has provided quality educational services to a diverse student population. In July of 1998, the Cleveland Sc ...

CORONEL CENTER

CORONEL CENTER

Santa Barbara, CA 93101 | (805) 966-4552

Children’s Services provides high-quality full and part-day early care and education services to over 1,000 qualifying families at 36 sites and family childcare homes across the county. The program serves the needs of all children 0 to 5 years ...

DISCOVERIES LEARNING CENTER

DISCOVERIES LEARNING CENTER

Santa Barbara, CA 93110 | (805) 683-3001

Discoveries has been a model of high quality early care and education in Santa Barbara for 30 years. Discoveries became a Bright Horizons Center in 2002, and was Accredited by NAEYC in 2006. Our beautiful campus is centrally located near upper State ...

EL MONTECITO SCHOOL

EL MONTECITO SCHOOL

Santa Barbara, CA 93103 | (805) 962-3091

Curriculum includes a pre-reading program (Letterland) and math program focusing on number concepts (Math Their Way). Classroom themes provide a natural springboard for investigating science and social studies. Motor development and sensory integrati ...

GIRLS INC. OF GREATER SANTA BARBARA

GIRLS INC. OF GREATER SANTA BARBARA

Santa Barbara, CA 93111 | (805) 967-0319

Girls Incorporated of Greater Santa Barbara celebrates more than 50 years as an affiliate of an almost 150 year old national non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold. Through educational, research-based pr ...

GIRLS INCORPORATED OF GREATER S.B.-(S.B. CENTER)

GIRLS INCORPORATED OF GREATER S.B.-(S.B. CENTER)

Santa Barbara, CA 93103 | (805) 963-4017

Each day after school, girls at our licensed childcare centers enjoy quality, structured, educational and enrichment programs designed to instill the specific knowledge, skills, and attitudes girls need to thrive. Girls are transported to our centers ...

GROWING BABIES

GROWING BABIES

Santa Barbara, CA 93111 | (805) 967-8318

Mission Statement: We are dedicated to providing the children in our care a safe, happy place to grow, while encouraging exploration and learning through child centered curriculum.

GUADALUPE CENTER

GUADALUPE CENTER

Guadalupe, CA 93434 | (805) 343-5598

The Community Action Commission of Santa Barbara County (CAC) started in 1964 as a 15-member Community Action Committee that was appointed by the County Board of Supervisors. CAC was incorporated as a private non-profit organization in May of 1967. I ...

Santa Barbara County Childcare Referral Agencies:

Santa Barbara Family Center Child Care Resource & Referral

1124 Castillo St.
Santa Barbara CA 93101

Call (805) 963-6631
Email: referral@sbfcc.org
For more information, visit

California Child Care Licensing Agency

California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division
Child Care Program Office
744 P Street, Mail Station #19-14-48
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-651-6040
Web Site: http://ccld.ca.gov/PG411.htm