Contact Us

Penn State Better Kid Care
2182 Sandy Drive – Suite 204
State College, PA  16803

Telephone Numbers:

General information, ordering, or distance education/lessons:

  • Toll Free: 800-452-9108
  • Local:  814-863-0339

Better Kid Care Mentoring Line available:

  • Toll Free: 800-859-8340

Call the Better Kid Care Mentoring Line or e-mail your questions to for information about activities for children, what to expect from young children, standards for early care and education, operating your child care program, engaging families, and to discuss ideas from completed lessons.  Specialists are available during our program hours (Mon – Fri., 8:00am – 5:00 pm, EST) to take mentoring questions.  In the evening and on weekends, messages can be left on voicemail, and a specialist will return your call during program hours.