Child care for essential workers

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How do families access emergency child care?  
To receive a customized referral to emergency child care programs contact 211info by:
  • Calling 211. Listen to the prompt for Child Care and press the specified number.
  • Texting the keyword “children” or “ninos” to 898211 (TXT211).
  • Emailing
  • Visiting
  • HOURS: Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

To support and respond to concerns regarding child care and the coronavirus outbreak, Oregon's Early Learning Division has developed FAQs, tools, and guidance for providersfamilies, and Emergency Child Care

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