Child care and caregiving

Last updated: April 28, 2023

All WorkLife programs at a glance (PDF)

Download the .pdf for a summary of all UW WorkLife programs , including links to information-rich webpages.

Child care benefits – all ages

Learn about campus child care centers, where UW employees get priority enrollment to off-campus centers, childcare discounts, in-home childcare, back-up care options, school aged care, and summer camps.

Lactation spaces

UW provides many private, secure, and clean lactation stations. You’ll find them in buildings across campus and at medical centers and other UW locations.

Expectant parent planning guide

Tips for planning your parental leave and a guide to all of the benefits available to you as a UW employee.

Paying for childcare

Resources and discounts that may be helpful for securing in-home care, before- or after-school care, and summer camps.

UW community resources for families

Find resources for parents including medical and dental care clinics as well as other programs that help you and your family flourish.