CHILD CARE RESOURCE & REFERRAL

QUALITY CHILD CARE HAS BECOME A MAJOR CONCERN IN OUR SOCIETY.
PARENTS, BUSINESSES, AND CHILD CARE PROVIDERS MUST FACE THE DILEMMA OF HOW TO FIND, OR PROVIDE, THE BEST POSSIBLE CARE FOR CHILDREN.

Family Services

Find Child Care
Paying for Child Care (CCAP)

The YWCA’s mission-driven services continue to evolve to meet the needs of women, children and families in Rockford, and the counties of Boone, Winnebago, Stephenson, and Jo Daviess.

In response to a need for quality child care, the YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral Program was founded in 1991 to provide child care referrals and consumer education to parents, offer training opportunities and technical assistance to child care providers, work to develop new child care options and assist employers in meeting their employees’ child care needs.

Helpful Links

Provider Services

Child Care Provider Assistance
Contact a Specialist
Credentials & Accreditations
ExceleRate Quality Rating & Improvement System
Helpful Links & Resources
Professional Development

YWCA Child Care Provider Services offers early childhood professional development for new and existing home-based and center-based child care providers. We are here to assist child care providers in offering quality care to the children and families they serve. YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral offers assistance throughout Boone, Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties.

Family Services

Find Child Care
Paying for Child Care (CCAP)

The YWCA’s mission-driven services continue to evolve to meet the needs of women, children and families in Rockford, and the counties of Boone, Winnebago, Stephenson, and Jo Daviess.

In response to a need for quality child care, the YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral Program was founded in 1991 to provide child care referrals and consumer education to parents, offer training opportunities and technical assistance to child care providers, work to develop new child care options and assist employers in meeting their employees’ child care needs.

Provider Services

Child Care Provider Assistance
Contact a Specialist
Credentials & Accreditations
ExceleRate Quality Rating & Improvement System
Helpful Links & Resources
Professional Development

YWCA Child Care Provider Services offers early childhood professional development for new and existing home-based and center-based child care providers. We are here to assist child care providers in offering quality care to the children and families they serve. YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral offers assistance throughout Boone, Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties.

Helpful Links