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Child Care Resource Service

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 314 Bevier Hall
905 South Goodwin
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217.333.3252
Fax: 217.333.2147
Toll Free Phone: 800.325.5516
Email: ccrs@uiuc.edu
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Child Care Resource Service
Description: The CCRS offers the following services to parents and child care providers of Champaign, Douglas, Iroquois, Macon, Piatt and Vermillion counties.

Services for Parents:
Professional assistance in evaluating child care needs;
Current and detailed information on child care options, including:
Child care centers
Family child care homes
Nursery schools
Head Start programs
Summer programs for children
Resources for dining in-home care

Back-up Solutions - a listing of child care programs available for drop in child care

Guidelines and resource material for selecting quality child care

Administraton of subsidy child care payment

Services for Child Care Providers:

Updated referrals to parents about program vacancies

Funding for training, accreditation, CDA

Training workshops and resource materials on working with children and families

General resource library

Technical assistance on becoming a family child care provider

Data for program planning on current demand for child care

Information about subsidized payment programs
Phone: 217.244.2367
Website: www.ag.uiuc.edu/CCRSCare
  General Information:
Description: State child care resource and referral agency assisting parents in locating child care and helping eligible families receive assistance when paying for child care in east central Illinois.
Agency Type: Non-profit

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org