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Child Care Professionals

The Child Care Council of CCE offers many services for individuals who work with young children in Herkimer, Madison, and Oneida counties. We provide many programs and training opportunities to help you understand and comply with rules and regulations to provide quality child care.

Technical assistance (both on-site and over the phone) is also available to child care programs in topics such as 'Room Arrangement', 'Business Record Management', 'Transitions' and more! Contact our specialists for more information on how we can assist your child care program - (315) 223-7850.

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The Child and Adult Care Food Program is federally funded to provide nutrition education and monetary reimbursement to offset the cost of serving nutritionally balanced meals and snacks in daycare & school settings.

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Child Care Health Topics

Child care programs must have a health care plan, know about childhood lead exposure, and be certified to administer a variety of medications. Get all the details here.

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Professional Development

Upcoming dates and information on trainings, credential courses, conferences, online learning and more.

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Health and Safety Training

Dates and information on the required Health and Safety Training for Legally Exempt Child Care Providers.

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Ellen Olson
Early Care & Learning, Subject Educator I
(315) 223-7850 Ext 235

Last updated October 19, 2017