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    Learn fun, inclusive, developmentally appropriate physical activities that use inexpensive equipment, small spaces, and work well in homes, child care centers and preschool classrooms.
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  • School-Age Child Care Training SeriesAugust 26, 2014
    Instructor: Jennifer Shook This course is designed for staff who are working with school age children and want to further develop their knowledge and skills specific to this age group. This three week series will consist of the following topics: Creativity: Learn ways to provide a variety of activities and materials that encourage spontaneous expression [...]

For Parents

Our team of professional Child Care Referral Specialists is available to assist families in their search for child care programs in Livingston, Monroe, and Wayne counties in the State of New York.

  • Understand Your Options
    Understanding the differences between providers can help you make the best child care choice for you and your child.
  • Quality Provider Referrals
    We will provide you with a list of qualified providers that match your individual child care criteria.
  • Fast Service and Unlimited Access
    We offer many convenient ways for you to receive information that you can access as often as needed.

If you need care outside of our service area, please visit Child Care Aware to find your local child care resource and referral agency.

Parents can request free child care referrals or update their information by calling 585-654-4720, sending an email, or using our online referral request form.

All referral services are free and confidential.  Click on this link to view our Confidentiality Policy

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For Businesses and Employers:

If you are interested in a group presentation on finding child care or a meeting about our services for your agency or organization, please contact the Referral Department Director at (585) 654-1190 or send an email to referral (at) childcarecouncil (dot) com.

Enhanced Child Care Referral Benefit-Child Care Council, Inc. works and contracts with employers to develop a child care resource and referral benefit for its employees. This enhanced benefit offers employees a team of professional Referral Specialists to assist with their search for care. The specialist maintains ongoing communication throughout the child care search in such areas as:

  • Consumer education on child care options and early care and education
  • Personalized child care referral search for licensed and registered programs
  • Verified openings
  • Detailed profiles of child care options

Additional resources for employers: Current statistical data on child care, benefit information table for employee fairs or other work related activities, workshops and
seminars at company location and times convenient to employees.


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