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NACCRRA and Every Child Matters Urge Congress to Be Sure to Address the Needs of Children as They Consider Job Creation and Retention Legislation

December 1, 2009

On December 3, 2009, President Barack Obama will convene a forum to brainstorm ideas on how to get more Americans back to work after the U.S. unemployment hit a record high of 10.2 percent.  In addition, Congress is currently considering job creation and retention legislation.  As these issues are debated, the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) and Every Child Matters urge Congress to consider the needs of children as well, when considering measures to help spur the economy.

NACCRRA Commends National Commission on Children and Disaster on its Efforts to Protect Children in Child Care

October 15, 2009

Commission Releases Interim Report with Recommendations to Strengthen Disaster Planning for Child Care Providers

NACCRRA Supports Legislation Introduced by U.S. Representative Andre Carson That Will Require Comprehensive Background Checks of Child Care Providers

July 22, 2009

Arlington, VA – The National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) announced its support for legislation introduced today by U.S.

NACCRRA Supports Legislation Introduced by U.S. Representatives Gwen Moore, Jan Schakowsky and Kay Granger That Will Require Comprehensive Background Checks of Child Care Providers

July 21, 2009

Arlington, VA - The National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) announced its support for legislation introduced today by U.S.

NACCRRA and Advanced Systems Technology, Inc. Partner to Provide Online Learning Opportunities to Child Care Professionals

July 21, 2008

Arlington, VA - The National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) announces a partnership with Advanced Systems Technology, Inc., a company that specializes in the development of computer-based instruction and training. The partnership will enable NACCRRA to provide more than 800 Child Care Resource and Referral agencies (CCR&Rs) located throughout the United States with the technology to facilitate a variety of e-Learning opportunities for child care professionals.

NACCRRA Releases 2008 Price of Child Care Report

July 20, 2008

Arlington, VA - According to a report released by the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) today entitled Parents and the High Price of Child Care: 2008 Update, the price of child care is rising faster than the average rate of inflation.

NACCRRA Releases Policy Agenda to Ensure Children in Child Care Are Safe During Disasters

July 7, 2008

Arlington, VA – Today, the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) released Keeping Children Safe: A Policy Agenda for Child Care in Emergencies. In the wake of the recent disasters in the Midwest , particularly Iowa, where almost 85,000 children under five are affected, this report sheds light on the increased need for a national policy agenda to ensure the safety and care of all children during disasters.

NACCRRA Launches New Program Providing Free Respite Care to Marine Corps Families with Children with Special Needs

December 17, 2007

ARLINGTON, VA - The National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) has partnered with the U.S. Marine Corps to launch a new program that will provide respite care to Marine Corps families with children with special needs. NACCRRA Exceptional Family Member Program Respite Care (EFMP Respite Care) will initially launch in San Diego, California, and will serve Marine Corps families in the Greater San Diego area. Additional NACCRRA EFMP Respite Care launches will take place throughout the United States after the New Year.

Chevron Corporation & Nadine Basha Honored for Outstanding Support of Children: Presented NACCRRA Child Care Leadership Award

February 28, 2007

WASHINGTON, DC - On March 2, the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) will honor Chevron Corporation and Nadine Basha with its Child Care Leadership Award. Presented during NACCRRA's Annual Policy Symposium, this award recognizes one company and one individual for their outstanding efforts to support the development and learning of all children.

National Policy Symposium Marks 20 Years for Children: NACCRRA Releases State Report Card on Child Care

February 19, 2007

WASHINGTON, DC - Later this month, the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (NACCRRA) will celebrate 20 years as the nation's leading voice for child care during its Annual Policy Symposium. The conference will culminate with NACCRRA's release of a report card ranking states on their child care standards and oversight.

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