Child Care Network ( CCN )
Child Care Network, based in Ann Arbor, Mi is dedicated to working with Southeast Michigan communities to develop quality care for children that is safe, accessible and affordable. CCN has been providing services to families and early childhood professionals since 1977. In June of 2009 the Early Childhood Investment Corporation named CCN the Great Start Child Care and Early Learning Regional Resource Center for Southeast Michigan to streamline the delivery of supports and services for child care providers and families who need access to child care. Child Care Network provides services for six southeast Michigan counties: Hillsdale, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe and Washtenaw.
Child Care Aware
Child Care Aware, a Nationally recognized resource, presents a variety of tools for parents, including a link to find a childcare resource specialist by typing in a zip code.
Child Care Bureau
Information on how to find quality child care, qualifying tax-credits, and a variety of other Federal information
Department of Community Health (DHS) Child Development and Care Program
Provides information on finding childcare in your neighborhood and what to look for in a childcare provider. Do you qualify for free child day care services? Livingston Department of Human Services(DHS) child development and care program may provide payment for your child day care services for qualifying families. Find out if you qualify. Call (517) 548-0200.
Livingston County Community Coordinated Child Care (4C) Council
Provides childcare referrals to parents as well as training to parents and caregivers. Call (517) 548-9112.
Michigan T.E.A.C.H Program
T.E.A.C.H. Early ChildhoodŽ Michigan offers scholarships to help child care providers complete coursework in early childhood education and increase their compensation and commitment to the field.
National Child Care Information Center
The website has three main topics: finding child care nearby, looking for financial assistance to help with the cost of care; and looking for information about quality child care.