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COVID-19 Resources

Review the latest resources, documents, and webpages to help address any questions and concerns related to the Coronavirus.

Please note we will not be seeing clients in the office effective March 17 until further notice. We hope to see you in person again soon!

San Mateo County’s leading resource for children, families, and the early childhood community

Our Mission

4Cs mission is to connect and empower families, educators, and child care providers with resources today for a stronger San Mateo County tomorrow.

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For assistance finding a child care provider please call (650) 517-1460. To complete your own online provider search please visit our provider database.

For resource referrals (including issues such as housing, legal, food, mental health, or financial matters), please call (650) 517-1460 or email

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Training & Events

View our upcoming training and events. From parent support such as free tax return preparation to provider support like advice on how to operate your own child care business and many more. Stay up-to-date!

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