What Is CCR&R?

What is CCR&R?

Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) meets a need that no one else does - providing the bridge between parents, providers, community leaders, and policymakers.

By offering a unique blend of direct services and planning expertise, CCR&Rs help families and communities ensure that their children arrive at kindergarten ready to succeed.

CCR&Rs take the guesswork out of finding and paying for child care.

  • CCR&R agencies help more than 860,000 families find, evaluate or pay for child care each year.

CCR&Rs increase the supply of quality child care.

  • CCR&R agencies train more than 580,000 child care providers a year.

CCR&Rs help create child care solutions for communities.

  • 77.4% of CCR&Rs conduct community needs assessments.
  • 58% administer child care subsidies for their state or county.
  • 62% analyze and report on child care supply and demand.

CCR&Rs build brighter futures.