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If your child is in the right car seat

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Welcome to Project CHILD! Our Mission: Project CHILD is committed to advancing the quality, affordability, and accessibility of child care. Our staff and specialists work to help providers, families, and our community better care for children. We believe that quality child care and education enable children to develop to their fullest potential.


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IDHS wants to hear from you! If you are a parent/guardian or a child care provider in Illinois please complete the survey linked here. It will take about 10 minutes to complete and will provide useful information to help us make changes to the Child Care Assistance Program.


Project CHILD provides services to the following counties:

  • Clay County
  • Crawford County
  • Edwards County
  • Effingham County
  • Fayette County
  • Jasper County
  • Jefferson County
  • Lawrence County
  • Marion County
  • Richland County
  • Wabash County
  • Wayne County

We provide families

We offer child care providers