Iowa Home Child Care

With more than 3,289 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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Bear cubs daycare

Bear cubs daycare

Marion, IA 52302 | (319) 447-7288

Bear cubs daycare is a small in home daycare in Marion. 6 kids for less. We love to do weekly crafts and have fun! We love to bake and play!

Mini Thompsons World Daycare

Mini Thompsons World Daycare

Northwood, IA 50459 | (641) 323-7113

My name is serena Lee, I've lived in northwood for 3 years now and just recently got my daycare license. I wanted to stay at home with my own 2 year old and watch her grow and help others grow and learn as well. I'm 1st aid/CPR certified, I accept child care assistance. I am part of Charlie brown food program. Hours are 5:30-5

Jami McMurray

Jami McMurray

Tama, IA 52339 | (641) 484-2113

Hello to all,        My name is Jami I am a in home  Child care provider.  I am going into my fifth year of child care.  I started out doing CNA work around  2009 I did that for 10 years and found it wasn’t where my heart was I love my residence but I couldn’t help feeling that they did not receive the care that they were supposed to do to budget cuts. So I decided to change the age that I took care of and went to in-home childcare provider. I find myself more happy dealing with children  sense I know that they are getting the  appropriate care that they need and deserve. I have three children of my own. A son that is 13 and twin daughters that are 10.I am Dhs certified CPR and first aid trained I go through the Food Program and I am a QRS rated 2 if you have any additional request for information please contact me.  



Des Moines, IA 50315 | (515) 897-9068

Hi my name is Patricia and I have full time positions open for infants 6 weeks to 3 years of age. I've been doing this from my home since 2008 located on the south side of Des Moines Iowa

God's Little Ones

God's Little Ones

Ames, IA 50010 | (515) 715-1473

My name is Holly Brown. I have a love for children and passion for education. I have been caring for children for over twelve years. With experience including two preschools, a daycare facility, nurseries, youth ministry, nannying, and caring for my own children, I am thoroughly equipped to care for children of all ages. My love for children has led me to open an in-home daycare and I couldn't be more excited for the opportunity to help care for children as they grow and learn and prepare for school and life.

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:
Note: will refer to local licensing contacts

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