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CCR&R Program
155 N. Third Street, Suite 300 • DeKalb, Illinois 60115 • 815-758-8149 or (800) 848-8727
  • Learn about child care options and receive referrals.
  • Receive information about selecting quality child care programs.
  • Learn about eligibility requirements for financial assistance.
Child Care Providers...
  • List with 4-C to receive referrals to their child care setting.
  • Attend trainings and other education sessions
  • Obtain educational material from the Lending Libraries or Quality Counts Vans.
  • Access grants and professional development scholarships.
  • Receive assistance in opening and maintaining a child care program.
  • Receive support from health consultants.
  • Consult with an Infant Toddler Specialist.
  • Work with a Quality Specialist to enhance program quality.
  • Receive specialized services to help meet employee’s child care needs.
  • Obtain information about services to meet the needs of business and industry.


Child Care Providers, Gateways Registry Membership meets DCFS licensing requirement
and tracks training and education.
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About CCR&R

The Child Care Resource and Referral Program offers services and information to parents, employers, and child care providers. We work to enhance the availability, accessibility, and quality of child care.


For Carroll, DeKalb, Lee, Ogle & Whiteside Counties:
155 N. Third St., Ste. 300
DeKalb, IL 60115
or 800-848-8727

For McHenry County:
667 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
or 866-347-2277

Please use local numbers when possible.

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