Howard County Office of Children’s Services
- 3300 North Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD, United States Suite 380
- 410-313-1940 and 410 313-1430
Provides free information and referral services to parents and community members who are looking for resources for children ages 0-18 years old. Locate: Child Care is a specialized service that provides contact information for preschool and child care programs in Howard County. The CARE Center (Child and Adolescent Resources) also provides behavior intervention services for children in a child care or preschool program. This is a free service for children ages 0-5 years old. It is funded by the Maryland State Department of Education. The Office also offers educational programs for parents and caregivers. A quarterly workshop calendar is distributed throughout the community. The office will also conduct workshops off site at a parenting, community group or child care center.