Additional Child Care Options and Resources

These additional, public resources are available to families seeking child care. The Work-Life Resource Center does not endorse or represent any resources listed as recommended by the University of Michigan.

In-Your-Home Child Care 

To search community caregiver profiles ( and Sittercity), or to secure a child care provider, nanny, or au pair with the help of an agency (access or placement fees apply):

Summer Camps, Programs, and Child Care Resources

School Age Child Care

Most elementary schools offer before and after school child care for their students -- inquire at your child's school. For Ann Arbor Public Schools, visit this site or call (734) 994-2300.

Child and Teen Transportation Service

Kids Kruiser is a transportation service for children and teens ages 5 and up in the Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti area.

Child Care for Campus Events and Guests

If your department or organization is hosting an event or a guest, and you wish to assist with child care, please call (734) 763-9379 for more information.

Other Resources

U-M Students with Children

Child Care Aware

National Association for the Education of Young Children

National Association for Family Child Care