The child care professionals who will be referred to parents meet the basic criteria for your child care search as reported to the Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc. by the providers themselves. We offer referrals, not recommendations. Families should call child care professional to verify the information and to inquire about openings in the program. Parents ALWAYS should visit the program before choosing a child care professional. Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc. is not liable for any activities resulting from your use of this service, including but not limited to: your family obtaining suitable care, the actions or conditions of any provider, the completeness or correctness of any listing, or the quality or availability of care, among others. If you are dissatisfied with a child care professional or discover that a provider does not match the description, please notify the Child Care Council of Suffolk or call the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (the state agency that regulates child care and investigates regulatory complaints) at 631-240-2560. Protecting children is everyone’s job. If you have a concern about a child care program, call the Long Island Regional Office of Children and Family Services at 631-240-2560.


We hope that this information is helpful to you. Child Care Council of Suffolk strives to ensure that all clients are satisfied with our service. Please contact us if you are unhappy with your referrals or if you have a problem with any of our educational materials, our website or our staff..