Chesapeake Child Care Resource Center

Information and Programs

CCRC logo Chesapeake Child Care Resource Center Services provide comprehensive child care training services including certification courses, on-site training, training sessions that meet MSDE’s child care licensing requirements, and technical assistance (mentoring) on child-focused issues.

Project Right Steps is a free program to assist parents and child care providers who are dealing with children ages birth through six who have "challenging behaviors".

Child Care Career and Professional Development Fund provides scholarship funds for qualified child care providers who are seeking their Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education. CCCRC provides a counselor who can assist providers who are approved for this scholarship fund.

Project Security Blanket provides assistance for child care providers in developing a written emergency plan for their program which satisfies the new Maryland State Department of Education, Office of Child Care regulation. The class schedule is posted at www.projectsecurityblanket.org.

Chesapeake HELPS! is a free information and referral line that assists callers in finding needed local services. Information is provided through a toll-free telephone hotline: 1-888-722-4577 or though the Web at www.chesapeakehelps.org.

The Resource Center is located on the Chesapeake College campus in the Early Childhood Development Building.

Resource Center Hours: 8:30 am to 5 pm.