Keystone STARS  is Pennsylvania’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). A QRIS is a continuous quality improvement systemic approach to access, improve, and communicate the level of quality in early and school-age care and education programs. Keystone STARS is a program of Pennsylvania’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL). For more information, please go to:


The  Child Care Works (CCW) is a subsidized child care program helping low-income families pay their child care fees.  For more information regarding eligibility for the program please go to:


Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Indiana and Lawrence Counties

The Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) will provide a single point-of contact for families, early learning service providers, and communities to gain information and access services that support high-quality child care and early learning programs


Administrative Offices
139 Rieger Road

Butler, PA 16001
Phone: 724-287-2761
Fax: 724-287-4205