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Below are current referral listings for Clark County Family Child Care Association members.  All of the licensed child cares listed on this page are located throughout the Vancouver, WA area.
  • ​Melissa Brothers-Melhorn 
​          360-885-3984

I am a licensed provider in the Mill Plain area. I serve Mill Plain Elementary and home school parents. I also transport to Evergreen Flex Academy. I accept children from ages 3-11.

I have been licensed for 11 years and have two of my own children. The whole downstairs is daycare space and we have a large back yard with 3 play houses to play in. On days that children are out of school, fun outings are planned like parks, libraries, and McDonalds or Chuck E Cheese. My hours are 7am-6 pm. I look forward to meeting you.


  • Hannele La France 
          http://hannele.yikesite.com

I am Hannele La France, the owner and Director of La-La’s Musical Munchkins, a.k.a. Hannele’s ChildCare, which has been in my home for over 30 years. I have a full-time assistant and we care for children ages one and up. This is a Christian home and we teach values accordingly. We also engage children in Preschool and musical activities as well as developmental and social skills.

We serve Fircrest Elementary School and are near the Mill Plain and I-205 intersection in east Vancouver. 

  • Nancy Lycklama    
          (360) 694-2667

I have been licensed for over 30 years in the Northwest neighborhood servicing Ben Franklin Elementary school. My hours are 6:30 – 5:00, Monday – Friday. I accept children Birth to 6 years and I will accept part time children if my enrollment at the time allows. I do not transport.  
  • Nancy Dickinson 

          Bunnies & Friends
          360-600-4063
          Email:  Craftynancy51@yahoo.com


I service Glennwood Elementary and Lauren Elementary Schools in Battle Ground, WA.  I provide a preschool program for my children.  Please call or email me for more information on my program. 

  • Helene Padget 
          Tawney’s Tots Childcare
          (360) 892-6655
          hpadget@juno.com

My name is Helene Padget and I am a family child care provider in the Orchards area.  

  • Silver Star Elementary School
  • Preschool Program
  • Enroll children ages birth through five

  • ​Sandi Brinley
          Sandi’s Home Daycare
          360-721-5312
          Sandibrinley61@yahoo.com

I service the Image Elementary School in the Orchards area.

  • Lari Piel  
          Vancouver, WA
          (360) 828-7031
          Email: laripiel4@gmail.com

I service the Burton Elementary School

  • Diana Hash 
          Vancouver, WA 98683
          (360) 607-1333
          Elementary School:  Crestline
          Email:  dynomyte57@aol.com

​My name is Diana Hash and my childcare is located in the Cascade Park area.  I enroll children from birth through kindergarten.  I provide a preschool program, teach Spanish to my children as a second language and have a large outdoor play area.   

Currently I have 3 openings.  For more information please call or email me.  


If you are a CCFCCA member and would like your referral information posted on this page please email your referral information to Lari Piel
  • ​Robin Hefely 
          Robin's Nest Daycare
          (360) 574-5747

My name is Robin Hefely, licensed family provider in the Felida area for over 25 years.

  • Hours 7 AM - 6 PM
  • Felida Elementary
  • Ages:  Infants - Kindergarten
  • Close access to I-5, I-205 and downtown Vancouver




  • Tracie Stout  
​          Vancouver, WA  98662
          360-718-2243
          Email:  traciestout@centurylink.net
          Elementary School:  Sunset


  • Cindy Cooper  
          Email:  CoCaCola88​@aol.com
          Phone:  360-903-1106 cell or 360-253-9825 
          Elementary School:  Endeavour

I just had my 20th year as a licensed provider and LOVE my job:) Call me for the hours that I am in operation. 

  • ​Leasa Ripplinger
          360-696-2497
          Email:  leasarip@msn.com​
          Elementary School:  Marshall
  • Bernadette (Candy) Dickerson 

          Email: froglipps@comcast.net
          Washougal, WA 98671
          360-567-7539
          Elementary School:  Hathaway
  • Lisa Cremeen-Howard 

          360-606-1128
          Vancouver, WA 98662
          Email:  purplebutterfly.lc@gmail.com
          Elementary School:  Ellsworth
  • Pauline Elder 

          ​360-892-1895
          Vancouver, WA 98662
          Email:  elder36@comcast.net
          Elementary School:  Sunset
  • Rebecca Kemper 
          Beccas Daycare
          Vancouver, WA 98685
          360-576-0971
          Elementary School:  Sacajawea
          Email:  beccasdaycare@hotmail.com

  • Brenda Utton  
          Washougal, WA
          360-921-2933
          Email:  benazoo2@aol.com
          Elementary School:  Hathaway​
ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

  • Antonio Garcia-Ruiz
  • Robert E. Murphy 
  • Gordon Padget 
  • Cindy Perez   
  • Deborah Rosser   


  • Sara Murphy 
          Vancouver, WA
          360-719-8242​
          Email:  sara.gensheer@gmail.com

We have 2 openings
We strive to make Buttons & Bows a happy, fun, safe and nurturing home away from home for your child.
We have a nurturing, loving and warm comfortable atmosphere.  
We are open from 7:00 am till 6:00 pm Monday - Friday. 
We are located in Salmon Creek within a mile from Salmon Creek Fred Meyer. 
We have children ages Infant through 5 years old (Pre-Kindergarten)
We have outdoor activities, and walks to the neighborhood park.
  • Sally Rose 
          Vancouver, WA
          360-695-3701
          Email:  sallyarose@comcast.net
          Elementary School:  Truman
  • Stephanie Clark
          Vancouver, WA 
          Home: 360-604-5815, Cell 360-980-0942
          Email:  lilhootschildcare@gmail.com
          Elementary Schools:  Image/Endeavour

​I currently have two openings for 18 month and older.

"To find the right child care for you, think about the needs of both your child and your family. Your child's caregiver is your partner in your child's early education; taking the time to find the right child care for you and your child will be time well-spent."
OPENINGS FOR CHILDREN OVER THE AGE OF 2

  • Deborah K. Hayford DBA: Debbie’s 24/7 Daycare & Preschool  

          ​6504 Wyoming St, Vancouver, WA 98661
          360-694-8294
          Family2plus7@comcast.net 

Monday through Sunday 24 hour care 
Accepting children ages two through twelve

Participated in Seeds For Success for two years, (the pilot program for Early Achievers,) and now participating in EA. This means I am constantly striving to improve my program. I am a lifelong learner and caring for children is my passion! My motto is “Love is spoken here.”

My name is Sharon Zimmer and I've been doing daycare in the Battle Ground area for over 20 years.

  • Sharons Daycare
        Battle Ground area
        Email: sm.zimmer@Hotmail.com
        Phone: 360 608-7950
        Website: sharonshomedaycare.com
        School: Tukes Valley Primary



​My name is Elisha Garcia, licensed provider in the Orchards area for over 7 years.

  • ​Elisha's Daycare
  • Please call my cell (360) 619-8199
  • Glenwood Heights Elementary
  • Ages:  Infants - Kindergarten
  • Hours:  7AM - 5PM

At this time we are full.     
We will have two infant openings in September 2016.
Please call my cell for more information. 

  • Dawn LaRoche
        Dawn's Learning and Play Place
        Camas, WA 98607
        360-567-7549
        Email: froglipps@comcast.net
        Elementary School: Dorothy Fox

  • Beth Brothers
          Vancouver, WA  98682
          Home: 360-600-1845
          Email:  mightymindschildcare@hotmail.com
          Elementary School:  Endeavour