Important: Child Care Aware® of Missouri reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to make an independent decision regarding the listing, or excluding, of any provider. Program information may be shared with funders. Complaints about a program’s services will be referred to the Department of Social Services and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education – Office of Childhood as deemed necessary. Child Care Aware® of Missouri provides child care referrals, not recommendations. The referrals and information you receive are a free service. All information collected in the process of your child care search is confidential. It is our goal to help you make an informed child care choice by providing information and help in identifying quality child care. Funded by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education – Office of Childhood.