Central Coordination of Child Care Resource and Referral
Central Coordination of Child Care Resource and Referral provides leadership and technical assistance for 15 CCR&R programs serving all counties in Oregon. Our mission includes supporting families and early childhood child care and education providers in meaningful and responsive ways. We advocate for policy to improve accessibility of quality child care and promote multiculturalism among diverse communities. We support quality standards and competencies for childhood care and education and align services with the state Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). Central Coordination promotes strategic communication and collaboration, informing research projects at state and federal levels.
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Child Care Resource & Referral System Contacts and Information
Do you operate or are you planning to open Child Care Program to serve children of Emergency First Responders or Essential Workers during this COVID-19 crisis? If so, it is important to get the support and resources you need and be added to the state child care database to refer parents to your program. Following are the systems in place to assist you.
Child Care Resource & Referral Helpline: 1-800-342-6712; firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm live with bilingual staff and messages returned with 24 hours.
Please contact your local Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) for the following:
- Receive guidance via phone or online consultation on setting up program
- Enter and update your program information into the State Child Care Database for referrals from 211
CCR&R Name & Website
Child Care Resource & Referral of Multnomah County
Marion, Polk, Yamhill
Child Care Resource & Referral of Marion, Polk & Yamhill Counties
Tanya.email@example.com and cc Shannon.firstname.lastname@example.org
Child Care Resource & Referral of Washington County
Child Care Resource & Referral of Clackamas County
Clatsop, Tillamook, Columbia
Northwest Regional Child Care Resource & Referral
Linn, Benton, Lincoln
Family Connections of Linn, Benton & Lincoln Counties
Quality Care Connections
Douglas, Klamath, Lake
Care Connections & Education
Child Care Resource Network
Gilliam, Hood River, Sherman, Wasco, Wheeler
Child Care Partners
541-506-6130 or 541-506-6134
Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson
NeighborImpact Child Care Resources
Morrow, Umatilla, Union
Umatilla Morrow Head Start, Inc.
Union: 541.910.4390 / 541.910.0795
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Child Care Referrals
If you or someone you know is looking for Emergency Child Care referrals or you would like a list for your employees, please contact 211info and listen for the prompt for child care:
CALL 211 or 1-866-698-6155
TEXT keyword "children" or "ninos" to 898211 (TXT211)
HOURS Monday-Friday 7am-11pm; Saturday-Sunday 8am-8pm
To search for child care providers online, click here.
For information and resources on finding quality child care, click here.
ECC Substitute Referral Request
Child Care substitutes are vital to maintaining our early learning workforce and at this time, our substitute referral tool is not active. We look forward to launching a new subsidized substitute system in the near future.
The Center on Early Learning and Youth Development (CELYD), in partnership with the Early Learning Division (ELD), is committed to supporting child care programs and early educators throughout Oregon.
The Research Institute : Western Oregon University : 345 N. Monmouth Ave. : Monmouth, OR 97361
Contact Us: 800-438-9376 | email@example.com