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

Are you caring for Children
& Looking for engaging activities that promote growth & development?
Thursdays 10-11am
Limited Enrollment
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My Child Care Plan is 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.

Pay your family fee withPayPal

Healthy Families FREE Home Visiting Program
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Sierra County
Mini's Meet Up
Ages 0-5 Loyalton
Tues 11am-12pm
Wiggles & Giggles
Ages 0-4 Downieville
Tues 10:30am-12pm
Kids Adventure Bags
June 25th, 9am-3pm

Food Access
Food Bank Schedule

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COVID-19 Vaccine Info

Playspace-Lending Library Availability Calendar


CPR-First Aid
Oct 12, 2024
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Restorative Justice Model
Training Series 9/10,9/17,9/24, 10/1
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Sunshine & Friendship
Caregiver Socialization
Thur Jul 11th 2-4pm
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Preventive Health &Safety
4 Part Series Virtual
8/6 8/13 8/20 8/27
*Required for License
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Oh No! We have a Biter!
Thur Nov 14
SNCS GV 6-8pm
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Strength-Based Approach to Building Parent Relationships & Engagement
Virtual- Self-Paced
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Understanding & Addressing Difficult Behaviors
Virtual- Self-Paced
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Oh No! We have a Biter!
Virtual- Self-Paced
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Anti–Bias Education Through Books
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Building Parent Relationships
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Mandated Reporter
Online Training

Virtual Option
New providers need to take General & Child Care Modules. Licensed providers every two years
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Find out more about QCC
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.