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2-1-1 Iowa (Resources for Iowa)

Abuse - Report Abuse & Fraud - DHS

Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQ)

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Dental Association

Americans with Disabilities Act

Area Education Agencies

Autism Awareness and Acceptance - Early Childhood Development

CCR&R - Agencies Referral Map

CCR&R - Comprehensive Services Brochure

CCR&R Consultant Staff

CCR&R - Guide to Choosing Quality Child Care Booklet

CCR&R - It's Okay to be Choosy! Parent Brochure

CCR&R - Quick Reference for Parents (single flyer)

Caring for Our Children: National Health & Safety

Center for Disease Control

Center for Inclusive Care

Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning

CDA Council

Child Abuse Council

Child & Adult Care Food Program - USDA

Child Care Assistance

Child Care Aware

Child Health Centers - (800) 369-2229

Child Health Specialty Clinics - (319) 384-6865

CLASS - Classroom Assessment Scoring System (Teachstone)

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Creative Curriculum

Department of Human Services - Training Registry

Department of Justice's Commonly Asked Questions about Child Care Centers and the American with Disabilities Act

Early Childhood Iowa

Empowering Educators: A Guidebook on Race & Racism presented by First Book and Pizza Hut

Environmental Rating Scales Institute

Family Child Care Resource Guide from Child Care Aware of America

First Children's Finance

Food Safety Lessons

Head Start Center for Inclusion Classroom List

Head Start Center for Inclusion IEP Basics

Healthy Child Care Iowa

Healthy Kids Healthy Future (Nemours - Let's Move!)

Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (HAWKi)

Home Fitness Equipment for Children

Institute of Child Nutrition - eLearning Portal

Iowa Act Early (for the national program: Learn the Signs. Act Early.)

Iowa Adult Educator Competencies

Iowa Alliance for Healthy Kids collaboration with Sesame Street in Communities

Iowa Association for the Education of Young Children

Iowa Association for Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health

Iowa Child Support Recovery Unit

Iowa Community Action Association

Iowa Department of Education

Iowa Department of Human Services

Iowa Department of Human Services Provider Portal

Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa Early Access

Iowa Early Learning Standards 3rd Edition

Iowa Family Child Care Association

Iowa Program Administrator Competencies

Iowa Quality Preschool Program Standards and Criteria

Iowa's Quality Rating System for Child Care

Iowa SIDS Foundation

Iowa Source Link - Helping Iowa Business Start and Grow

Iowa State Extension Child Care and Education

Iowa Women's Foundation

Kaplan Learning Company


Lakeshore Learning

Learn the Signs. Act Early. (CDC)

Maternal Health Centers - (800) 369-2229

National AfterSchool Association

National Association for the Education of Young Children

National Association for Family Child Care

National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies

National Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors Association

National Institute of Child Health & Human Development - Safe to Sleep Campaign

National Program for Playground Safety

National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care

National Safe Kids Campaign

Playground Safety Handbook from CPSC

Poison Control Center

Prepare Iowa

Program for Infant & Toddler Care - West Ed

Safe Sleep Iowa

Safe Sleep Iowa - DHS link

Safety Rules for Children from

ServSafe® Certified Food Protection Manager Course

Small Business Administration

Smoke-Free Air Act

Social-Emotional Intervention - Technical Assistance Center

T.E.A.C.H. College Scholarships

Tom Copeland - Taking Care of Business

United States Department of Labor

United States Small Business Administration

Zero to Three - Child Development

Zero to Three - Brain Development