A Message from CCSA’s President

To keep our staff and community safe, continue business operations in service of our mission and do our part to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19, Child Care Services Association (CCSA) has closed to public walk-ins and face-to-face appointments as of Wednesday, March 18. Stay tuned for updates.

The health and well-being of our staff is of the utmost importance to us, particularly during the complex and evolving COVID-19 outbreak. As the situation continues to change, CCSA will continue to care for our people and serve our partners, particularly those who continue to be on the front lines of caring for children and families.

Staff will be able to assist you during CCSA’s regular business hours. Please review the specific department you are trying to reach here for the correct email and phone number to contact. Calls will go directly to voicemail and a service representative will reply as soon as possible.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work through this evolving public health emergency. 

P.S. Go here for more resources regarding public health and safety, food resources, online educational tools to help in the classroom and home and more.


Welcome to Child Care Services Association!

We are excited to be a part of the proven success of early care and education programs. Through research, services and advocacy, Child Care Services Association (CCSA) realizes improvements to the child care system throughout North Carolina and across the country. As a national nonprofit agency and United Way member, we are proud to be a leader and innovator in strengthening the early care and education system.

Why Should You Care About Child Care?

Before first grade, a child may spend 10,000 hours in a child care program. Each of those hours is critical: research tells us that children who attend a good early education program in the first five years of life are most likely to be in a highly skilled job or in college at age 21… | MORE |

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Suite 1000
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 967-3272

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Durham, NC 27703
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