Iowa Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R), Department of Human Services (DHS) and Healthy Child Care Iowa are aware that many child care providers across the state have been recovering from the severe weather event (derecho) that took place from August 10–11, 2020. Due to last week's rain, providers may now have additional damage due to water. Similar to flooding events that have occurred in Iowa, standing water and increased moisture can cause property damage and health concerns:
If you have additional questions or concerns about the health and safety of your property, please reach out to your Child Care Consultant. CCR&R Agency contact information can be found here.
CCR&R hopes all Child Development Homes will take advantage of this new training curriculum, ChildNet 3.0.
DHS shares Governor Reynold's press release for continued funding opportunities through August 2021.
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