Need child care financial assistance? Complete the  Child Care Eligibility Application
¿ Necesita asistencia financiera para cuidado de niños? LLene la Solicitud de Elegibilidad Para aplicar en español seleccione Inglés en la parte superior derecha y cambie a español.

My Child Care Plan is now live! (MCCP) is a search and support website designed to help California’s families find the child care they need. SNCS has been using MCCP to help families find child care, now it is available state wide!

Family Portal
New Families click here
Existing Families log in here
Contact your Family Support Specialist (FSS) for more information.

Parent Cafe
Thurs. Dec. 8th
Parenting & Discipline
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Nurturing Parenting
8 Week Evening Series
Tues. 5:30-7:30pm
8 Week Morning Series
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Sierra County Family Activities 2022-2023
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Food Access
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QCC Participating ProvidersQuality Counts CA

COVID-19 Vaccine Info


How to Become a Child Care Provider

Health & Safety Best Practices in Child Sare Setting During COVID-19

Pine Nut Beading
Nov. 29th 6-8pm Virtual
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Trauma Informed Care
Holistic Trauma Recovery
Self-Paced Program
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Mystery Bag
Curriculum planning, observation and documentation
Self-Paced Program
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CDE ELCD Free e-book
The Powerful Role of Play in Early Education is an essential guide to raising children with play-based education.
Click here to download

Mandated Reporter
Online Training

New providers need to take General & Child Care Modules
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Quality Counts CA

Sierra Nevada Children's Services (SNCS) enriches the community by supporting quality child care and empowering families to aspire to lifelong success.

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

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