Child Care Licensing

The City – Cowley County Health Department provides Child Care Facility Compliance Oversight for the following counties
in SC Kansas: Cowley – Chautauqua – Elk – Sumner – Harper.
We are happy to answer your questions and concerns.

These are some of the services we perform:

  • Provide information to parents seeking child care
  • Process child care licensing/registration applications
  • Carry out monitoring visits to licensed child care sites
  • Investigate child care complaints
  • Provides monthly in-services for child care providers

Search for Child Care Facility Compliance Information

Visit the KDHE Child Care Licensing Program Online Facility Compliance Search for assistance locating child care or call toll free 877.678.2548 to request a list of child care facilities in your area. The online information system is a tool to support families in making informed child care choices and can be used to review compliance history of a current or potential child care provider.

ChildCare Aware of Kansas

Child Care Aware® of Kansas strives to ensure that families have access to affordable, high-quality child care.  We lead projects, support training, and advocate for positive changes that impact the lives of children and families.

Child Passenger Seat Fitting Station

For a child passenger safety seat fitting, please call or contact the health department.  There are currently 6 certified child passenger safety technicians within our department, though not all are available at all times.

For More Information

General Information
Phone Numbers
620-221-1430 620-442-3260
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
320 E 9th Ave / 115 E. Radio Lane
Suite B /
Winfield / Arkansas City,
KS
67156/67005

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Immunization Clinic Hours
Monday: 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. Wed: 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
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