Improving the Lives of Families
through Child Care Services,
Research and Advocacy

  • Family Advocacy Child Care Research

    From the dreams of two young mothers over 30 years ago, came the reality of today’s Crystal Stairs, Inc. Children learning, parents thriving, and communities bursting from the pride and success of nurturing children and families into better futures.

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  • ChooseHealth LA Child Care

    Crystal Stairs is excited to announce a county-wide project funded by First 5 LA and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Choose Health LA Child Care is designed to improve the nutrition and physical activity environment in child care settings and to promote healthy habits among Los Angeles children, parents and child care providers.

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  • Headstart Makes a Healthy Child

    Help the intellectual and social development of the child by encouraging self-confidence, spontaneity, curiosity, and self-discipline through active participation in the classroom setting

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  • Looking For Great Child Care Resources?

    Our Child Care Resource and Referral Service helps parents in South Los Angeles, Inglewood, Hawthorne, Gardena, and Lawndale to find child care.

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  • Event Spotlight

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  • Advocacy Spotlight


    LA County Stand for Children Day

    Let's be the voice for our children and stand together as parents, providers and child care advocates!

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    Saturday, July 30, 2016
    Exposition Park (Figueroa & 39th)
    Los Angeles, CA 90037

    LA County Stand for Children flyer 2016 Website

     Save the Date

    Pizza with A Purpose!


    Join us on Wednesday, August 3 from 5:30p-8:30p for a meet and greet with Crystal Stairs CEO and Board Chair at California Pizza Kitchen in Marina Del Rey!

    California Pizza Kitchen
    13345 Fiji Way ~ Marina Del Rey, CA
    5:30p - 8:30p

    Download your 20% off coupon here!

    Coffee with Community Voices


    Catch up with Community Voices as well as other advocates and representatives from Los Angeles County for coffee and the official kick-off of our Fall Parent Advocacy & Leadership Series. Mingle and discuss the current state of child care and early learning, upcoming advocacy efforts and more!

    When: Saturday, August 20, 2016
    9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
    Where: Crystal Stairs, Inc.
    5110 W. Goldleaf Circle, 3rd Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90056

    Light refreshments provided and parking will be validated

    RSVP by August 17, 2016

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  • Head Start

    The Crystal Stairs Head Start Program is a critical part of our family services mission to improve the lives of families through child care services, research, and advocacy, providing comprehensive child development services for low-income children and their families. Head Start Color Logo FINAL4Head Start is a national program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children.

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    RFP For Food Services Vendor

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    RFP For Office Supplies

    RFQ Environment Assessment

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  • Looking for Child Care

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    Child Care Provider

    Families receive free referrals to licensed centers and family child care homes that meet their needs in terms of location, service hours, cost, special care needs, and other factors.

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  • Faces of Crystal Stairs

    children-readingCrystal Stairs is made up of all of the children, families and providers we serve in child care programs in our communities – we are the faces of Crystal Stairs.

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  • Supporting Our Mission

    Crystal Stairs, Inc. is a community institution powered by the support of our donors whom enable us to provide critical services to low-income families. Your tax deductible contribution will go a long way towards ensuring another successful year for Crystal Stairs, Inc.

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  • Download: Annual Reports

    A look at the work that Crystal Stairs accomplished in 2013, 2014 and 2015 improving the lives of children and families and the community.

    Download 2013 Crystal Stairs Annual Report

    Download 2014 Head Start Annual Report

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Event Calendar

  • July 30, 2016 10:00 am 3rd Annual LA County Stand for Children Day   Take a Stand for Children! When California has the highest child poverty rate (27%), it's time to invest in our children today! Join Community Voices and advocates across Los Angeles County for the: 3rd Annual Stand for Children Day on Saturday, July 30 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Exposition Park. A free event providing lunch, resources for children and families, healthy food demonstration, kid zone and the opportunity to hear from working families and your local elected officials on the importance of investing in child care and early learning, because Child Care Keeps Children Learning and Parents Earning! Let's work together to ensure our children and working families remain a priority in California! Registration required by July 1! Register at FAQs What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? All day parking is available on site for $12 (cash only). Street/meter parking and public transportation are also available. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? For any questions or to register by phone, please call (323) 421-2698.
  • August 06, 2016 10:00 am Head Start Family Education Day
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Crystal Stairs Inc.
5110 West Goldleaf Circle, Suite 150
Los Angeles, CA 90056-1282
Hours: 8AM - 5PM
Telephone: (323) 299-8998 (323) 299-8998

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