The Office of Work/Life & Family Resources is available to assist you with a variety of childcare needs. Whether you are looking for information or resources, or you are new to parenthood or the University, we offer many programs to help you locate quality, affordable childcare.
Action for Children:
Northwestern faculty, staff and students have access to to this free enhanced child care resource and referral services.
Call (773) 356-8135 to reach a designated Northwestern representative.
The Action for Children consultation services include:
NOTE: Action for Children does not provide recommendations among its listed licensed childcare programs. Families must screen providers thoroughly.
These centers offer priority enrollment for University faculty, staff and students:
Evanston & Chicago Suburbs
City of Chicago
Back-up childcare Help for when care arrangements break down.