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Events Calendar
Click here to learn about more upcoming trainings and events.

Child Care Referrals:
Phone hours are 9am – 3pm  
Monday through Friday

In Joliet

Outside Joliet

Financial Assistance:
Phone hours are 8:30am-4:30pm 
Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
Tuesday 8:30am-11:30am
Thursday 1:30pm-4:30pm

In Joliet
(815) 741-4622

Outside Joliet
(800) 641-4622

Fax: 815-741-1170 or 815-714-7590

Walk-in hours are Monday through
Thursday 8:30am – 4:30pm 
Friday by appointment only

Please see the Financial Assistance page for current State of Illinois Child Care Assistance guidelines.

Payment Updates for Providers
Please call (217) 524-9041


Special Event 

Joliet Public Library will be in the Child Care Resource & Referral Offices
on Monday, May 9, 2016 between the hours of 9 AM and 3:30 PM, 
Signing parents and their preschoolers up for 1000 Books B4K.

Upcoming Training Dates

PROVIDERS -- Be sure to check out our April training sessions: 

Will County

  • Apr.  30 - Three sessions:
    • Illinois Early Learning & Development Standards (IELDS);
    • Level 1 ECE (5 Family and Community Relationships);
    • Level 1 ECE (6 Personal & Professional Development)
  • May 17 - Level 1 ISAY (9 Personal & Professional Development)
  • May 21 - Two sessions: 
    • Introduction to the Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale (FCCERS-R) 
    •  Program for Infant/Toddler Caregiving Module 4
  • May 24 - Family Child Care Partnering for Quality
  • May 31 - Rethinking School Readiness: The importance of emotional intelligence and its impact on your practice. 

Please click here to download complete course information.

All sessions require pre-registration. Click here for more information and to register.

Child Care Resource & Referral
801 North Larkin Avenue Suite 202
Joliet, IL 60435
In Joliet:(815)741-1163 -or- TTY (815)741-1692
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