Child Care Resource and Referral at John A. Logan College Back to JALC

Start Up Information

Whether you are interested in opening a family child care home or a child care center, CCR&R staff can staff can provide you with information and resources to help get you started.

If you are interested in being a licensed provider, it will be to helpful to review a copy of the DCFS licensing standards.
http://www.state.il.us/dcfs/policy/pr_policy_rules.shtml

Look for Part 406 Day Care Homes, Part 407 Child Care Centers or Part 408 Group Day Care Homes available in English or Spanish.

In addition, great start-up information can be found through Child Care Aware at: http://childcareaware.org/child-care-providers/getting-started

Don't find what you are looking for or need additional information? Call CCR&R at 1-800-548-5563 and one of our trained staff will be happy to help!

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Two-thirds of the child care options listed on the John A. Logan College CCR&R Referral Database are Family Child Care Homes. More safe, nurturing, healthy environments are needed for children in southern Illinois!