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Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R)

What is CCR&R for families?

Child Care Resource & Referral or CCR&R is a program focused on helping families find quality childcare that fits their individual needs, as well as providing referrals to other organizations that may be able to provide additional assistance for anything from food and clothing to car seats and other child safety equipment.



How can the Coalition help you choose a quality childcare provider in your area?

The Coalition staff are specially trained to provide a variety of assistance to parents and guardians seeking child care.  Visit our staff page to find your Family Services Specialist now!  He or she can help educate you on all the child care options available and give you resources that can help you select a provider that will meet your needs.  You can also download a quality checklist below to help you know what things to look for when searching for a child care provider.

What kinds of things can you expect from Early Learning Programs?

As always you can contact our staff directly to answer any questions you may have about your child or their childcare provider, the link below will give you access to some frequently asked questions and answers for various commonly utilized programs in early learning.

Factsheets & Frequent Questions

Are you looking for ideas to help encourage your child’s learning?  

The Coalition supports the belief that a child’s first teacher is his or her parent.  To this end, the Coalition seeks to engage parents in this endeavor by providing resources for parents interested in fostering their child’s inquisitive mind.  Below is a link to a number of wonderful resources for you and your child. If you are looking for an event, take a moment to visit our Event Page Here to see what cool things are happening near you.

Choosing Quality – Gold Seal Quality. Find Polk County’s Gold Seal Providers Here.

Are you ready to choose quality childcare?

Do you need more information about how to choose a childcare provider?

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