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Child Care Resource & Referral
801 N. Larkin Ave., Suite 202
Joliet, IL 60435

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Financial Assistance:
Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)
Phone hours are 8:30am-4:30pm 
Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
Tuesday 8:30am-11:30am
Thursday 1:30pm-4:30pmIn Joliet
(815) 741-4622Outside Joliet
(800) 641-4622

Fax: 815-741-1170 

Walk-in hours are Monday through
Thursday 8:00am – 4:30pm 
Friday by appointment onlyPlease see the Financial Assistance page for current State of Illinois Child Care Assistance guidelines.Payment Updates for Providers
Please call (217) 524-9041

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Child Care Referrals
and Community Resource
Referrals:

Phone hours are 9am – 3pm  
Monday through Friday

In Joliet
(815)741-1179

Outside Joliet
(800)552-5526

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Child Care Resource & Referral
Early Head Start - Child Care Partnership
1 Dearborn Square, Suite 600
Kankakee, IL 60901


(815) 714-7600

Office hours may vary
please call ahead


 


Our Mission:

Child Care Resource & Referral promotes and facilitates affordable, quality child care through assistance, education and advocacy in Will, Grundy, Kendall and Kankakee counties.


    Presented by Nova Partners   

                 


       Upcoming Training Dates 

Will County

  • October 5- ExceleRate Illinois Orientation for Child Care Centers (*ExceleRate: Required at Bronze, Silver and Gold Circle for Administrator.
  • October 8 - Developing and Using Child Portfolios in Preschool Settings (*Knowledge of the Illinois Early learning & Development Standards required)
  • October 15 - Level 1 Early Childhood Training: Module 1 (Child Development Overview)
  • October 15 - Level 1 Early Childhood Training: Module 2a (Health Issues for Children in Group Care)

Please click here to download additional information regarding Will County October trainings.

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

Kendall County

No trainings scheduled at this time - please check back at a future date. 

Please click here to download complete course information. 

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

Kankakee County

  • October 1ECO Healthy Child Care: How healthy is your child care environment?
  • October 15 - An Introduction to the Environment Rating Scales (ERS)
  • October 22 - Caring for Mixed Ages of Children
  • October 22 - Off the Shelf and into Practice: Using Your Curriculum Every Day 
Please click here to download complete course information

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

Grundy County

  • October 13 - What is CCAP? (Child Care Assistance Program)

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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