Palm Beach County Child Care Services - Parents


Choosing a good child care arrangement is one of the most important decisions you will make for your child.  Family Central is committed to helping you with this decision every step of the way.

Hours of Service

Monday: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Family Central, Inc. is part of the statewide AWI- Office of Early Learning (OEL) Resource and Referral (R & R ) Network Office. This office maintains the only comprehensive statewide database of child care, school readiness and school age programs and service providers. The AWI-OEL R&R Network Office can be reached at 1-866-357-3239 or http:/

Our Resource and Referral Specialists offer free information and referral services to all families seeking quality early care and school readiness programs and out of school time solutions. All data provided by parents/guardians during a search for childcare resources is kept confidential and all listings of service providers or programs are referrals and not recommendations. Resource and Referral Specialists also assist in the recruitment, startup and support of providers and promote quality, availability and affordability of services available in their communities.

Resource and Referral

Contact Information for specific questions or issues.


Other Information Resources

The Florida Directory of Early Childhood Services is a resource for

  • Families with children who have disabilities and/or special health care needs
  • Early care and education providers needing information, consultation services and/or technical assistance in serving all children.
Florida Directory of Early Childhood Services web site (Central Directory)