Online and Face-to-Face Training Available! . ¡Entrenamientos disponibles en línea y en persona!

previous arrow
next arrow


The NewMexicoKids Early Childhood Services Center offers a variety of services and resources for both educators and families in the State of New Mexico. Whether searching for quality child care or looking for professional development for early childhood educators, you will find information below that links you to the information or services you may need.

Previous Next


Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Plan For New Mexico FFY 2019-2021

You can access the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Plan ...

Child Care Emergency Preparedness Plan

 You can access the Child Care Emergency Preparedness ...

Child Care Draft Plan 2019-2021

You can access the Child Care Draft Plan 2019-2021 ...


 You can access the Market Rate Survey ...

2018 Market Rate Survey - Draft

You can access the Draft Market Rate Survey ...

Emergency Preparedness Plan

You can access the Emergency Preparedness Plan ...

Apply for Services Online

 Use the new Am I Eligible online application to apply for Child Care Assistance and more by clicking ...

UNM Early Childhood Services Center Face to Face Training Calendar

You can access the current training calendar here for all regions across New ...

New Mexico Early Childhood Services Center Online Training Calendar (Ongoing)

You can access the online training calendar ...

ECSC - Calendario de Cursos en Línea

 Usted puede acceder al calendario de cursos en línea presionando ...


If you are interested in continuing with your scholarship or supplement, or if you are interested in participating. Please click ...

Looking for Early Care, Education and Family Support resources in New Mexico?

Search the NewMexicoKids Resource and Referral database for child care, home visiting or other family resources or call your Statewide Resource and Referral office at 1-800-691-9067, Monday-Friday, 9 am-4 pm.

Want to be a new mexico trainer?

A myriad of training opportunities are available to early care and education staff, families and interested community members. Training sessions offered meet the New Mexico Core Competency Areas for Early Care, Education and Family Support and are provided by qualified trainers from the New Mexico Early Childhood Trainer Registry.

CYFD Licensed Provider Inspection Reports

Search the CYFD Sanswrite Public Portal to see your provider's most recent site survey inspection report. You will need their name, street, city, and zip code.

Looking for new mexico regulations or forms?

You may provide input on the child care licensing regulations, child care assistance regulations, or registered home regulations at any time by sending an email to:

Can't find what you are looking for? Visit our Help Center


Information and links for New Mexico families and early care and education personnel:

New Mexico Early Learning Advisory Council (ELAC)

Lead the development of a high quality, comprehensive system of early childhood education and care that ensures statewide coordination and collaboration among the wide array of early childhood programs and services in New Mexico.

Look for the STARS for Parents and Families

Licensed child care centers and licensed family child care homes are required to meet basic licensing regulations to receive a license through the Children, Youth and Families Department.

New Mexico Early Learning Guidelines: Birth to Kindergarten

Early learning guidelines serve as a framework to capture some of the important aspects of development in the early years. They describe what young children know and can do during the early years of development...