Are You Ready?

Child Care Ready by CCR&R is designed to help individuals seeking a career in early childhood education. This accelerated professional development series includes coaching, mentorship and best practices to help individuals become Child Care Ready! Child care providers will serve children and families in your community while making an income from home. This educational series offers all the pre-certification training required to start as a child care center staff or start a home child care business. The Child Care Ready series can assist communities in building child care solutions.

Future Child Care Professionals
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Child Care Ready by CCR&R is a customizable professional development series for individuals seeking a career in early childhood care. This professional development series includes the following topics:

Working Together

Please contact your CCR&R Community Development Specialist to learn more, enroll or partner in a Child Care Ready series.

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Do you want assistance opening your child care business?

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Your Child Care Business Partner

"I am so thankful for everything CCR&R has done to not only help me get through the paperwork, but the resources and grants have opened the doors for this dream to be a reality. Thank You CCR&R!"

~Kendra, Child Development Home Provider


Community Resources

CCR&R has developed marketing tools to help communities that want to host Child Care Ready. Work with your CCR&R representative to start your journey building child care solutions.


Child Care Ready Brochure

Partnership of community members to distribute at local gathering locations. i.e. library, post office, grocery store, coffee shop, etc.

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Child Care Ready Flyer

Partnership of community members to distribute around community. Can print invite on back.

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Child Care Ready Invite

Sample invite to be printed on the back of the Child Care Ready Flyer. (Original for editing on For Employee page)

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Child Care Ready Marketing Toolkit

Tips, tricks and flyers for parternship of community members to review as they start their journey to address the child care crisis.

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Child Care Ready Sample Agenda

Opportunities available from the accelerated professional development series.

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Social Media Marketing

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Start-Up Costs

Consider supplies needed to open a Child Development Home by reviewing the cost of estimated expenditures.

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