The Child Development Programs and Services (CDPS) mission is to provide high quality, diverse early care and education programs and services, offered through qualified professionals, that provide environments, opportunities, and foundations for individualized education, emotional, social and physical growth and development.
Child Development Programs & Services administers, coordinates and delivers early care and education programs to children and families throughout Butte County. We provide complementary support services in the areas of literacy, health, and psychosocial development, as well as offer family support and engagement. We also support professional services through professional development and training opportunities, and the coordination of the Local Child Care Planning Council. We are a Professional Learning Community; all projects and services value a focus toward goals and outcomes for children, thoughtful program planning and implementation, community partnerships and collaboration, and insightful data collection and analysis