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Resource Materials for Child Care Providers

  • Guidelines for new providers, each a few pages in length
  • Some related to family child care, some to group center care, most to both
  • Developed by Child Care Licensing Specialists, Supporting Families Together Association (SFTA), Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies in Madison and Milwaukee, other state agencies
  • Single print copies available to any Wisconsin child care provider or educator  ̶  and multiple copies of brochures for parents


Free Materials from Other Wisconsin State Agencies

  • Additional resources written by other state agencies
  • Order from the specific state agency identified or download from their website


CCIC Newsletter

  • Each issue describes selected resources on a topic of interest to providers:
    • Articles from early childhood and afterschool magazines to download or order
    • Books and DVDs to borrow from CCIC
    • Web resources on that newsletter’s topic
  • Sign up for Child Care E-Mails to be notified of future newsletters


Articles from Child Care Magazines

  • Read some of our favorite early childhood and afterschool articles
  • Browse to find useful ideas and good advice