Community Connection for Children (CCC)

Child Care Resources & Referrals

As the Resource & Referral agency for Mono County, IMACA Community Connection for Children (IMACA CCC) makes referrals to licensed family child care homes and centers throughout Mono County. IMACA CCC gives referrals, NOT recommendations, as choosing an appropriate child care setting which meets the needs of a family is the responsibility of the parents or guardians.

IMACA CCC serves the community by providing accurate information on available child care services in Mono County.  For a complete list of child care providers in Mono County, please contact the IMACA CCC office:

IMACA Community Connection for Children
625 Old Mammoth Rd
Mammoth Lakes CA 93546
(760) 934-3343


Alternative Payment Child Care Programs

This is a parental choice child care program providing child care subsidies for low-income families in Mono County. The program provides financial assistance for child care costs while ensuring that families can access quality settings for their children. Parents must be income eligible and have a documented need for child care. Depending upon the specific funding/program, eligible parents may be employed, seeking employment, in a training or education program, referred by Social Services, incapacitated or homeless and seeking either housing or employment or both.  IMACA’s Alternative Payment Child Care Program is funded through California Department of Education.

How to apply for the Alternative Payment Program:

Subsidized Child Care Application (ENGLISH)

Subsidized Child Care Application (SPANISH)

How to submit your application

  1. By mail to:
    Queenie Barnard
    P.O. Box 8571
    Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  2. Hand-delivered to CCC Office:
    IMACA Community Connection for Children Office
    625 Old Mammoth Road
    Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  3. By fax:
    Applications may be sent by fax to (760) 934-2075
  4. By email:
    Applications may be emailed to