Provider Resources

As a child care provider, you are helping parents balance their work and family responsibilities. You also make a lasting impact on the lives of the young children in your care. By providing children with a loving, nurturing, learning environment you are critical to their development and future! 2-1-1 Child Care congratulates you on your efforts to provide quality child care.

2-1-1 Child Care  supports child care providers in a variety of ways. Our comprehensive referral database  lists licensed and regulated care for referrals to parents free of charge. As a child care provider, 2-1-1 Child Care can provide you with the information you need to operate a successful child care business such as:

  • Steps to becoming licensed as a family child care provider or licensed child care center
  • Accreditation
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Advertising your business
  • Small business financial resource information
  • Food program information
  • Counseling on issues such as parent complaints, suspected child abuse, toilet training, etc.
  • Average fees charged in your area
  • Links to other child care resources including your local family child care association or Director’s groups
  • Approved CPR, First Aid and Administration of Medication training’s
  • Upcoming training’s in your area

2-1-1 Child Care has Early Childhood Specialists that are available to conduct free trainings to child care providers or parents on a range of early childhood topics.

Contact 2-1-1 Child Care to list your program in our database. An information specialist will gather information such as: your fees, program hours, enrollment openings, meals served, languages spoken, etc. This information will be updated on a regular basis and you can contact us with updates to make any changes.

For more information, contact 2-1-1 Child Care at 2-1-1 or 1-800-505-1000

Do you have any other health/human service needs? 2-1-1 connects callers, at no cost, to critical health and human services in their community

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