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I Changed My Ways
I see how silly I looked as a grown up picking a fight with a toddler over the color of cup they use or staying still on a changing table. I now see the choice I have daily to use my skills to work with child care programs to promote and build stronger caregiver, child and family relationships.
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Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is a program to support quality child care throughout the State of Iowa. CCR&R is available to assist families in selecting child care providers who best meet the needs of a child and their family. Child Care Consultants provide on-site consultation to licensed preschools, centers, non-registered home providers, and Child Care Development Home providers.

Our Mission:
Iowa Child Care Resource and Referral provides resources, education and advocacy to support quality child care.CCR&R is committed to ensure that Iowa’s vision is met:

All children, beginning at birth, will be healthy and successful.
 

Emergency Preparedness

Iowa law requires child care providers to have a written emergency plan in place by October 1, 2016. Discover more information on regulations at this link.


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