The purpose of Smart Start Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) is to serve children, child care providers and families by supplying current quality child care and other critical support services vital to the total well being to the children in Chowan and Perquimans Counties.
We provide training, technical assistance and support to child care providers to help them provide high quality services to families and children, in these areas:
The Child Care Health Consultant provides information, workshops and technical assistance to child care providers regarding health and safety issues. She encourages the use of best practices in child care centers and homes, as well as relaying information regarding Health Check which is the free or low cost health insurance.
Trainings will include and will address the health needs of young children in child care for:
The Child Care Health Consultant will coordinate trainings and provide the following:
Located at 409 Old Hertford Road in Edenton, NC, our Provider Resource Center has a printer, copier, laminator, binding machine, die-cut machine and professional resource books for Child Care Providers’ convenience. Call 482-3035 for more information or for an appointment.