Child & Family Life Resources

VCFC encourages Vanderbilt parents to take good care of themselves as they manage the complexity of family life with a reminder to explore Vanderbilt HR benefits and family education events through the  Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center.  

 VCFC recognizes the complex needs of families with children. Whether organizing enrichment activities during the school year or summer time, or seeking supports to help a unique child to thrive, parents may find some helpful resources below. 

 This page is provided as a sample of resources only. The Child & Family Center and Vanderbilt University do not endorse these references. 

Back-up Childcare Resources

Vanderbilt Child and Family Center (VCFC) provides information and tools to help care seekers and care providers connect and make informed decisions. In accessing any of these service vendors, the university employee or other visitor to this website understands that Vanderbilt University (VCFC) is not providing care and provides this list of resources without endorsement. VCFC does not employ any care provider listed here nor is it responsible for the conduct of any care provider or care seeker. Each individual is solely responsible for selecting an appropriate care provider or care seeker for themselves or their families and for complying with all applicable laws in connection with any employment relationship they establish. 

The Vanderbilt Child & Family Center provides this directory to help faculty, staff, and students find information on summer and seasonal camps and activities. Please click on the web address based on your interest for more information or contact the camp directly. Parents should go to the specific program page to see if they are operating, canceled, or virtual. The American Camp Association has a list of accredited camps.