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We have assembled a list of all the licensed childcare providers in Columbus Nebraska. They are divided up into 5 sections, one for each area of town. Please click on an area for a list of all the providers in that area.

The following sites have additional information on parenting issues and selecting childcare:

Columbus Area Child Development Association & Referral Services –


U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Administration for Children & Families

National Association for the Education of Young

The Connect Columbus provides this childcare listing as a service to the general public in furtherance of its mission as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation.  This web page is designed to give families information about licensed child care providers in the Columbus area. The information provided on this site has been provided by agreement by each listed child care provider. Prior to selecting a child care provider, families are encouraged to talk to the child care provider and spend time at the child care location to determine whether the child care provider is a good fit for their child and their family.  The information posted on this site may include hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. Connect Columbus provides these links and pointers solely for our users’ information and convenience. When users select a link to an outside source, the users are leaving the Connect Columbus site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside site.

Connect Columbus does NOT expressly or impliedly warrant the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained on this site. Connect Columbus does NOT expressly or impliedly rate, recommend, or otherwise endorse the child care providers listed on this site. Connect Columbus assumes no legal liability and disclaims any and all responsibility for loss or damage resulting from the use of information contained herein including, but not limited to, personal injury to minors by any child care provider. Use of the information contained on this site is for informational purposes only and is conditioned upon users’ acknowledgment of and agreement to the disclaimer contained herein. To verify license information of a provider, users of this site should access the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services web site at or contact the Columbus office of Health and Human Services at 402-564-1113.