Care About Childcare and The Utah Registry for Professional Development
Utah’s Early Childhood and Youth Education Program Database and Workforce Registry
Families Searching for Care
Begin a search for a program to care for your child, and narrow down the results to the options that best fit your family's individual needs.
Youth and Early Learning Professionals, Teachers, Caregivers and Program Administrators
Why should I create an account in Care About Childcare?
Youth and early learning professionals, teachers and caregivers across Utah are encouraged to create a member profile. Members may browse training opportunities, register for courses, track and record professional development, participate in Utah’s Career Ladder System, apply for scholarships and more.
Administrators of programs registered with Child Care Licensing may update program information listed in the program search accessed by the public, upload program recognitions, view staff’s professional development records, pay for staff training courses, view grant information and more.
Register and log in to become a member today!
Questions? Contact your regional Care About Childcare agency for assistance or more information.
Other DWS Applications for Child Care Program Administrators
DWS Child Care Provider Portal
Access information regarding the program's authorized child care subsidy, report changes in care and manage financial account information for direct deposit payments.
ARISE Attendance System
Starting July 1, 2023, all licensed family and center providers currently accepting subsidy are required to use an electronic attendance tracking system. The ARISE attendance system is an option available through the Department of Workforce Services at no cost. For questions, reach out to email@example.com.