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.

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