Child Care Resource & Referral (CCRR)

Child Care Resource and Referral - Giraffe

Our Goals

  • To offer training, services and support in the areas of child care and child development
  • To provide child care referrals to parents and child care resources to everybody
  • Assist with child care subsidy

Information for Parents…We Offer:

 

CCRR Information for Parents (PDF)

  • Child care information & referrals
  • Affordable child care benefit assistance
  • Parent workshops
  • Help parents work from home

 

Toy Lending Library

 

Borrow indoor and outdoor toys and books for your children.

Information for Child Care Providers…

Benefits being with CCRR

  • Parent referrals to your child care
  • Support and on site activity visits
  • Assistance with Affordable Child Care Benefits
  • Higher Affordable Child Care Benefit (RLNR only)
  • Use of early learning equipment, toys and resource material at our toy library
  • E-bulletin updates
  • Professional development opportunities with workshops and training
  • Child Care centre support network and social events
  • Information on business start up, program planning and curriculum development
  • Ages and Stages questionnaire support and training
  • Visuals and Board Maker help at our office
  • Internet access at our office

Do you want to work from home?

We will help you set up everything

The registration requirements for Licensed-Not-Required (LNR) Child Care Providers are:

  • Completion of a self-assessment, criminal records check, first aid course, physician’s health reference, character references
  • Agree to limit care to 2 children, in addition to your children
  • Commitment to a minimum of 2 visits per year from our staff
  • Completion of 20 hours of training before or within 1 year of registration
  • Attend at least 2 workshops per year after registration
  • Home and Safety Assessment
  • Must be 19 years of age or older