Tools for Providers

Substitutes Services for Child Care Programs

CCR&R now has substitutes available for child care providers in Outagamie and Waupaca Counties (beginning late January 2024).   If you are a provider that needs someone to fill in for staff vacations, appointments, or sick days, please call our office at 920-886-1211 or email You are free to call and schedule ahead, or call for last minute emergencies. Substitutes are available on a first come, first service basis.   


Resource Lending Library

The CCR&R Resource Library contains books, theme boxes, literacy bags, and other early childhood resources for families and child care providers. Laminating is available for a fee. The library is open Mon-Thurs 8am-4pm, and 8am- 12pm on Fridays. Click on the links below for specific resources available at the CCR&R Library:

Ellison & Laminating Service Request Form

Ellison Die Cut Shape and Materials List

Literacy Bags, Flannel Board Sets, Big Books, and Games List

Healthy Bites and Active Early kits~ $15.00 deposit required

Theme Boxes List ~ $15.00 deposit required

Family Child Care

Provider Cafes

This monthly event is designed for regulated AND unregulated family child care providers in Calumet, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Manitowoc, Outagamie, Sheboygan, Waupaca and Winnebago counties as an opportunity to network with other area providers and discuss topics of interest regarding family child care.

To register, visit our training schedule page HERE or call 920-886-1211.   

Early Childhood Support Services 

Providers- is your child care program in need of a little extra assistance?

Our CCR&R Early Childhood Support Coordinator is available to support programs with challenging behaviors, room arrangements, classroom management techniques, and more! 

 If your program could use assistance in this area, email or call our office at 920-886-1211. 

Learn more HERE

Customized Training for EArly Care and Education Programs

CCR&R can customize training to your staff and child care program’s unique needs. CCR&R offers trainings in several format to meet the changing needs of providers and group child care programs, including:  

  • Online 
  • virtual 
  • in person at our CCR&R office 
  • On-site at your center  
  • Blended 

If you are a director looking for specific training for yourself or team member, send your training interests and requests to or call us at 920-886-1211. 

Child Care Business Start Up Assistance

Build Your Business in Family Child Care Information Sessions 

Interested in becoming a Family Child Care Provider? Call CCR&R to schedule a virtual Build Your Business in Family Child Care information sessions.

Topics covered include county certification, Youngstar, child and adult food program, and much more! More information about BYB sessions can be found here.

You can also call our Certification/Pre-licensing Specialist at 920-886-0428 or email with questions about becoming a certified or licensed child care provider. 


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