F inding proper and trusted child care is one of the more challenging and worrisome tasks for a parent. You can relax knowing that Great Falls has many safe, healthy and well-regarded options for your precious young ones.

Child Care providers are required to be licensed by the city of Great Falls. Individual providers are licensed for 3 to 6 children and group providers are licensed for 7 to 12 children. There are many private options available.

For help finding qualified child care or paying for it you can contact Family Connections.

Family Connections

FC_MT_Logo_MT-01Family Connections promotes early care and education for all children by helping families find and pay for child care, and helping child care providers meet their professional development goals

202 2nd Ave S Ste. 201
Great Falls, MT 59405



gfps-preschoolPre-school is an important early education start for your child. Great Falls has many pre-schools and pre-K programs. The Great Falls Public Schools currently offers pre-school to 4-year old children living in the areas of Longfellow, Whittier, West, Roosevelt and Sunnyside Elementary Schools. It also serves 3-5 year old children identified through Part B IDEA – children who are identified as having a disability and received Special Education Services.

3300 3rd Street NE
Great Falls, MT 59404
Phone Number: 268-6400