Child Care Resource & Referral

CCR&R is a community based non-profit agency offering services to parents, child care providers, employers
and the community that improve the quality and accessibility of early childhood education and care.

1001 W. Kennedy Avenue, Suite A   Kimberly, WI 54136   920-886-1211   1-800-749-KIDS

 CCR&R is a member of the Supporting Families Together Association and Child Care Aware America  

No Small Matter Screening

Stronger Together Fox Valley will be sponsoring a screening of the early education documentary No Small Matter

Date: Tuesday April 30th at 6:15pm

Location: Appleton Public Library (Room C).

No Small Matter is the first feature-length documentary to bring public attention to the importance of early education. More information on the film can be found here: https://www.nosmallmatter.com/.

WECA Annual Tour of Centers

Join the Fox Valley Chapter of WECA for their annual Tour of Centers on April 15th from 6-9pm

Walk-in registration is available the night of the event from 6:00-7:00 pm at Apple Tree Connections, 5020 N Providence Ave, Appleton.

Cost is free for WECA chapter members, there is a nominal fee for non-members. Visiting all the featured programs will earn you two hours of continuing education credit.

For more information about the tour, visit http://foxvalleychapter.org/tour-of-centers.shtml

New Resources Regarding Background Check Regulations

On Oct 1, 2018 the Child Care Development Block grant changed federal policy, requiring the Department of Children and Families to conduct FBI background checks on all regulated child care providers.

SFTA has created a resource packet full of valuable information that can answer many questions about the new regulations, as well as information about upcoming changes, and a Background Check FAQ. The resource packet can be found HERE:

CCR&R will be coordinating with DCF to hold a free informational session on the new background check regulations.    
Date: Tuesday April 23rd, 6-8pm at CCR&R, Kimberly.  Visit our "Trainings" page to register today! 

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