Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is a FREE service to help you start and grow your child care business! CCR&R can assist with all aspects of opening your child care business.
View the Department of Human Services (DHS) comparison chart for types of child care in Iowa here.
Do you enjoy working with children and want to be your own boss?
Enroll in Child Care Ready by CCR&R, a professional development series near you!
Visit our Child Care Ready webpage for more information here.
For a printable version of the steps of the DHS Application Process, click here.
Child Care Aware of America has a Family Child Care Resource guide that may offer additional suggestions about the type of child care business for you.
For a list of other resources that you might find helpful, click 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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