Early Childhood Services Bureau

The Mission of the Early Childhood Services Bureau is to improve the quality, affordability and accessibility of early care and education in Montana, with focused efforts on coordinated systems to best meet the needs of young children, their families, and the professionals who work on behalf of young children and families.

Affordable and Accessible Child Care in Montana

Welcome to Early Childhood Services Bureau (ECSB) where you will find information on the child care system in Montana

In order to serve your needs better we'd like to know what best describes you.

Are you a parent or family member looking for child development resources or information on the location of quality and affordable child care?  Then click on the families icon.

Are you a provider looking for information on licensing regulations, quality business practices, or staff development?  Then click on the providers icon.

All other interested parties including policy makers and state employees and should use the provider button or the right navigation bar for more information.

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Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
1961 Stout Street - Room 1426
Denver, CO 80294
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