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With children going back to school, bullying may be a topic of discussion. As a parent or provider, let your child know they are in a safe zone to talk to you about bullies.

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With young children, the magic of the holidays starts with Halloween and continues through the New Year. Thanksgiving is a perfect time to slow down the fast pace of the holiday season and focus on the things you remember in your favorite Thanksgiving memories.
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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.

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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.

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