Iowa Home Child Care

With more than 5,582 Iowa home daycare providers, family childcare options in Iowa are extensive. We understand that your family’s personal needs and budgets are crucial when selecting the right home childcare, and we’ve made the task easier by compiling information about Iowa home daycare options into a single site and arranging them by county and then alphabetically by facility. To search for providers, make sure to use the Quick Search box to help you locate childcare providers by city or zip code.

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Home Away From Home Childcare and Preschool

Home Away From Home Childcare and Preschool

Clive, IA 50325 | (515) 341-1091

Home Away From Home Childcare and Preschool is an in home child care located in western Clive within the Waukee school district.  I am currently enrolling three children, one through five years of age, for care beginning in August of  2017.  My services are available for families who need full-time, year round care as well as teacher’s schedules.  I am located in the Eason Elementary boundary of the Waukee School District, therefore I will also accept a few school aged children for after school care.

Dawn Holderness

Dawn Holderness

Iowa City, IA 52245 | (319) 325-2368

I have been providing childcare in my home for 28 years. I am registered with Dhs and am certified in cpr and first aide and many other trainings. I provide nutrious meals and snacks daily. Lots of activities and play time. I also have a background in caring for Twins. Many references.

Foxwell's Adventurers

Foxwell's Adventurers

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 | (309) 269-6901

Hi, I worked in Healthcare for 13 years then in the insurance business for 9. Tired of being stuck at a desk I decided to start a daycare. Education through play and experience, is what your child will receive. As well as healthy meals and snacks made from real food, no packages or boxes.

Little Farmhands Daycare

Little Farmhands Daycare

Linden, IA 50146 | (641) 757-1651

The mission of Little Farmhands Daycare is to provide high quality, safe and affordable child care in a loving, nurturing, educational, and stable environment. I believe it is imperative to success to create a ‘home-like’ atmosphere for the children as opposed to the “institutional” model that so many daycare providers are using today. I, as well as any staff, at Little Farmhands Daycare will meet the minimum qualifications and training as outlined by the Iowa Department of Human Services.

Snuggle Bug Home Daycare

Snuggle Bug Home Daycare

Missouri Valley, IA 51555 | (712) 600-6616

Welcome to Snuggle Bug Home Daycare we are a licensed home daycare that hopes to provide a fun and friendly family type environment for you and your child to learn and grow. Our staff has over 16 years experience in various aspects of childcare and child education. We are looking forward to hearing and meeting with you on your childcare needs and showing you what we have to offer.

Iowa Child Care Licensing Agency

Iowa Department of Human Services
Division of Adult and Children Family Services
Bureau of Child Care and Community Services
Hoover Bldg., 5th Floor
1305 E. Walnut Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0114
Phone: 515-281-0429
Web Site: ChildCareMenu.html
Note: will refer to local licensing contacts

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