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Provider Support Services

Child care professionals have an incredibly important job - nurturing our children. Caregivers need access to a wide range of up-to-date information in order to respond to children's needs, communicate effectively with parents and manage their businesses.

Support Services For Child Care Providers:

  • Low-cost or free training on topics such as health and safety, child development, and sound business practices
  • Information on starting and operating a home-based child care business or a child care center
  • Start-up Grants and Health and Safety Grants
  • Access to a resource library
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Medical Health Care Plan Consultancy
  • Infant and Toddler Technical Assistance Resource Center

CDSC is on Facebook

CDSC Fan Page is a great resource to stay up-to-date with our latest happenings and interact with our agency. We encourage you to post comments, ask questions, and connect with other local area child care providers through our page.



It's more than a Training Calendar!  It's also a Provider Newsletter!

We welcome your feedback and suggestions on topics you would like us to discuss.  Also feel free to submit stories about your child care experience and arts & crafts ideas for our upcoming newsletter.

CDSC Times

Summer 2013

Spring 2012

Winter 2011

Spring 2011

Summer 2011

Fall 2011

Fall 2009 & Winter 2010

Updated 7/2013