Sierra Nevada Children's Services

enriches the community by supporting quality child care

and empowering families to aspire to life-long success.


Thank you for visiting the Sierra Nevada Children’s Services (SNCS) website!

SNCS is a private, nonprofit child care resource and referral agency that has served families, early childhood professionals and the community since 1978.

SNCS has utilized state funding resources and community partnerships to actively support whole family growth and individualized personal development. As an agency dedicated to working with children and families, we thrive on our ability to provide quality assistance, compassion and respect to everyone we assist.

Are you a parent looking for child care, a child care provider seeking to start a business or improve your program quality, or a family looking for child development information? If so, our website has the information you need and much more.

We've Moved!

Our new Grass Valley location:


420 Sierra College Drive, Suite 100

Grass Valley, CA 95945


Come See our New Learning Center!

Come visit our redesigned Lending Library and Play Space at our new Grass Valley office.


You can also search our Library Catalog online!


Day of the Young Child Survey-

Posted on behalf of the Gold Country Association for the Education of Young Children, please take a moment to answer a few questions on their Day of the Young Child Survey

For Parents: now you can pay Family Fees on line - via Paypal

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CEL Brochure English

CEL Brochure Spanish

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A partner.

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