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NewMexicoKids Resource & Referral

Today’s families face many challenges and finding child care is one of those challenges. For many families, care outside the home is both a necessity and a reality. See More

New Mexico Kids – Programa de Recursos y Referencias de Cuidado Infantil

Las familias de hoy se enfrentan a muchos retos y uno de ellos es el encontrar cuidado infantil adecuado. ver Más
Need a customized referral with a referral specialist? Please call our office at 1 (800) 691-9067 or (505) 277-7900 in Albuquerque and surrounding areas. Please leave a message and allow 24 hours for a return call. The call will be personalized to your specific needs. It takes approximately 15 minutes to complete and the referrals will be given to you via an e-mail or over the phone. Calls are returned Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm.

Childcare Search

Read ourParent’s Guide to Selecting Quality Child Care to determine what to consider while searching for child care.

Consider programs currently participating in New Mexico’s Tiered Quality Rating and Improvement System-FOCUS. These programs are on their way to providing higher quality care for your child. 5-STAR is the highest recognized quality of care.

Please read our Parent Letter for additional information and utilize our Parent Checklist to help with decisions.