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East Child Care Resource and Referral

East Child Care Resource and Referral Center

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East Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) is part of a statewide network of Resource and Referral agencies located across Tennessee The network, which is funded by TN Department of Human Services, TN Department of Health – Division of Family Health and Wellness, and Signal Centers Inc., includes six sites across the state and a network office. East CCR&R provides services to child care agencies, parents/caregivers, and community partners focused on families in 21 counties in Eastern Tennessee.

Tennessee Child Care Provider Training TNCCPT

Targeted Techincal Assistance is offered on site at child care agencies for a specific topic/area. Working with childcare directors, administrators, infant/toddler, preschool, and school age program staff, and family and group home providers, CCR&R specialists are able to target assistance to meet their needs.

Technical Assistance

CCR&R specialists offer technical assistance to child care agencies, parents, and families on a variety of topics including:

  • Child development/milestones
  • Developmentally Appropriate Practices (DAP)
  • Positive guidance and discipline
  • Health and safety issues

Services for Parents and Communities

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