Kitsap County - Childcare and Preschools
CHILD CARE RESOURCE & REFERRAL OF KITSAP COUNTY
(360) 452-5437 or (800) 479-3489
Hours: Monday-Friday 8-4
Parent Line, a program of Lutheran Community Services NW, is located in Port Angeles, Washington and serves families and
individuals of Clallam, Jefferson and Kitsap counties on the Olympic and Kitsap peninsulas. We are a not-for-profit social services agency.
Our vision is a community that is connected through advocacy, education and the empowerment of individuals.
3423 6th St. Suite 217, Bremerton
(360) 475-3688 or 800-423-6246
Hours: Monday-Friday 8-5
Provides information on finding a licensed day care or on becoming a provider. This division also oversees foster parents
and the state adoption agency.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND FAMILY CENTER-OLYMPIC COLLEGE
1600 Chester Avenue, Bremerton
Fax (360) 475-7581
Monday -Thursday, 7:00am- 5:30pm Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm
Fall/Winter Evening Care until 8:00pm; Spring Evening Care until 8:00pm
Toddler & Two-Year-Old
Monday- Thursday, 7:00am-5:30pm Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm
On-campus childcare for children of enrolled college students. Enrollment in parent education class
(1 credit) is required.
HEADSTART/ EARLY HEADSTART/ECEAP
1201 Park Avenue, Bremerton
please visit the website for a full listing of locations and hours. The EHS program is for pregnant mothers and children through age 3.
HEAD START program provides services for children ages 3-5. Provides preparation for kindergarten, individual learning plans, health
services for the children, nutritious meals and snacks, services for children with special needs, access to community resources and advocacy
for the parents. Also has Home Base option which provides eligible families with home visits and support services from the prenatal months
to the child's third birthday.
1201 Park Ave., Bremerton
Assists in locating and paying for childcare for children birth to age 12 on a short-term basis. Assistance must be for employment
or employment activity, housing search, medical, substance abuse, court or counseling appointments. Applicants must be homeless
and not eligible for any other daycare subsidy programs such as Department of Social and Health Services Working Connection Childcare.
KITSAP CHILD CARE AND PRESCHOOL
1198 Elizabeth Ave Bremerton
Provides quality pre-school and after school care.
WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF EARLY LEARNING
Department of Early Learning
Olympia: (866) 482-4325
Offers this service to help parents select and monitor childcare facilities. Parents can evaluate whether or not the
childcare facility is right for their child. Parents can also order brochures.
OLYMPIC COLLEGE AFFILIATED PRESCHOOLS
How often: I to 4 days per week depending upon age of child
Hours: Usually IV, to 3V, hours in the morning or after
Cost: Varies from $26 to $220 per month depending upon number of days, location, and age of child
Prerequisite: Enroll in parent education class; parent must work in preschool classroom 2 to 4 times per month
Contact: Olympic College Parent Education Program at (360) 475-7195
Belfair: Belfair Cooperative Preschool; 23300 NE State Rd 3 (360) 277-0392
Hansville: Hansville Cooperative Preschool; (360) 271-8502
Bainbridge Island: Island Cooperative Preschool; 6894 NE Seabold Church Rd (206) 842-3013
Poulsbo: Poulsbo Cooperative Preschool; 20516 Little Valley Rd NE (360) 779-4104
South Colby: South Colby Cooperative Preschool (360) 871-4645
WORKING CONNECTIONS CHILDCARE
4710 Auto Center Blvd, Bremerton
(360) 473-2200 or (866) 755-4834
Provides a childcare subsidy for working parents. The parents pay a portion of their child care costs. Both in-home providers and day care centers are
eligible, however they must agree to take the subsidy and be eligible for the program. Some income guidelines and restrictions apply. There is no
age-limit for the children.