Child Care and Parenting

211info Child Care | Foster Parent Support

211info Child Care

211info Child Care provides free, customized referrals to child care providers and strategies for finding quality child care in Oregon.

For information and resources on finding quality child care, click here.

To speak with a Parent Educator about child care resources:

CALL 211 or 1-866-698-6155
TEXT keyword "children" or "ninos" to 898211 (TXT211)
HOURS Monday-Friday 7am-11pm; Saturday-Sunday 8am-8pm

To search for child care providers online, click here.


Beginning in July 2016, 211info, in partnership with Oregon DHS Child Welfare, launched a 24/7 support line for foster parents.

211info supports foster parents in times of crisis and offers general behavioral/parenting information and community resources.

To speak with a Foster Parent Support Specialist:

CALL 211 or 1-866-698-6155
TEXT keyword "foster" to 898211 (TXT211)
HOURS 24/7

This was the first time I’ve used 211 and it was a great experience. You are clearly great at your job and make people feel supported. Thank you!
— -a foster parent of two looking for child care resources