Child Care Information

Please note that SAMSI does not endorse any specific childcare group; this is strictly informational.

In addition to the below information, you can pick up a copy of Carolina Parent at a local news stand, or read it online here.

1)  Information for workshop participants and other very short term visitors:

Drop In Day Care
(with distance from SAMSI; larger workshops are held at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, within walking distance from SAMSI.)

2) Additional Information for Summer Workshop participants:

Summer camps
(most accept weekly enrollment)

3) General Child Care information and organizations for longer term visitors

Child Care Services Association will ask you where you live and how much money you can spend on child care, then they will recommend some options for you.
Child Care Services Association (Durham)

1201 South Briggs Avenue, Suite 200

(919) 403-6950

Monday-Friday: 8am-5pm

Child Care Services Association (Chapel Hill)

1829 E. Franklin St, Bldg 1000

(919) 967-3272

Monday – Friday: 8am-5pm

Childcare Resource List for RTP Employees
Day Care Facilities

Other Links to Child Care Ideas

Please note that this list was compiled with the help of former visitors and post-docs at SAMSI and NISS. If you have any other links to contribute please let one of the SAMSI staff know and we will gladly add in the information for future visitors.