Parent Resources

Community Resources

What Is Cap4Kids?
Reliable, up-to-date information about resources in the San Antonio area for children and families.  Cap4Kids will help you find many community agencies that exist to improve or enhance the lives of children, teens and families.

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Texas Rising Star

The Texas Rising Star program is a quality rating and improvement system (QRIS) for child care programs participating in the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) Child Care Services program. Texas Rising Star certification is available to licensed centers and licensed and registered child care home facilities that meet the certification criteria.

The Texas Rising Star program offers three levels of quality certification (Two-Star, Three-Star, and Four-Star) to encourage child care and early learning programs to attain progressively higher levels of quality. These certification levels are tied to graduated enhanced reimbursement rates for children receiving child care scholarships.

Find out more about this program my clicking on the button below. 

CDC's Developmental Milestones

Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time, and waving “bye bye” are called developmental milestones. Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, act, and move.

You can get more information and check on your child’s milestones by clicking below. 

Need Parenting Tips now? is a free resource for parents provided by the Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) division of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. 

Articles on this website are authored by experts in a variety of fields as well as PEI staff. Staff article are based on authoritative sources and the latest research available. 

You can get more information by clicking below. 

There are also local resources in Bexar County available to you. 

Sesame Street in Communities

Sesame Street offers a tons of resources that help kids and parents with what matters most in young lives: health and wellness, social-emotional skills, and school readiness. All are critical to children’s healthy development… and together they build the foundation for a happy, healthy life. 

Health and Nutrition Practices

Your Child's Nutrition

Just Kids participates in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). CACFP serves nutritious meals and snacks to eligible children and adults who are enrolled for care at participating child care centers, day care homes, and adult day care centers.  CACFP also provides meals to children residing in emergency shelters, and snacks to youths participating in afterschool care programs. 

As part of the CACFP program, we follow the meal pattern that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has developed. You can learn more on how to eat healthy with MyPlate.

Tooth Care

Eating Healthy

Healthy Habits

Staying Healthy


Visiting the Doctor

Wash your Hands!

Tooth Friendly Foods

A Big Day with Wes & Elijah

Monster Mornings

Breastfeeding Support

Breastfeeding is a journey. There are ups and downs and feelings of accomplishment and frustration. WIC is here to help support  you every step of the way, no matter what stage of the breastfeeding you are in. 

As part of the CACFP program, we follow the meal pattern that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has developed. You can learn more on how to eat healthy with MyPlate.