CCR&R Monthly Newsletter May 6th, 2022
May 6th, 2022 is Provider Appreciation Day! Thank you Child Care Providers for all you do to support early education in our community!
Resources for Providers
Virtual- Build Your Business in Family Child Care information sessions
Tuesdays from 12:30-2:00 pm
May 3rd, May 10th, May 17th, and May 24th

These FREE virtual sessions designed to help you understand the process of becoming a child care provider.

Pre-registration is required
Register online HERE
Discovering Science

Participants will learn how to incorporate science materials in their learning environment specific to the Environment Rating Scale. 

Date: May 17th, 2022
Time: 6:00-9:00 pm
Location: CCR&R Kimberly
Cost: $15.00 for child care providers residing in Calumet, Green Lake, Outagamie, Waupaca, and Winnebago Counties. $25.00 for child care providers residing in all other counties

Register online here
Introduction to the Environmental Rating Scales (ERS)  

This online five-hour course will provide you with an introduction to the Environment Rating Scales, referred to as ERS tools

Dates: June 6th- 13th, 2022. Self-paced, finish the course online in the given time frame

Tier: 2
Hours: 5
No prerequisites

Cost: $10.00 for providers residing in Calumet, Green Lake, Outagamie, Waupaca, or Winnebago Counties, $25.00 for Providers residing in all other counties

Register online HERE:
Abusive Head Trauma (AHT)

Date: May 10th, 2022
Time: 6:00pm- 8:00 pm

This is a live training- it is NOT recorded! Registration is required HERE

Question on SBS/AHT Training updates? View the updated FAQ document HERE: 
Upcoming CPR/AED Training

Date: May 24th, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm- 9:00pm
Location: CCR&R Kimberly
Cost: $20.00 per person.

How to Register: Call/Text/Email instructor with name and date you would like to attend.
Pre-registration required, no walk-ins!

To register contact Joni Kerwin 920-231-7825 or email

For more info visit our website HERE

*Please note CPR/AED must be paid by cash or check the night of class. No credit cards and no invoices for child care programs.
Family Child Care
Provider Cafe

Date: May 26th
Time: 12:30-2:00 pm
Location: CCR&R Kimberly

May Speaker: Creating Memories with Children & Families w/Hillary Gunther and Lesa Alston

ALL Family Child Care Providers are welcome to attend our free Provider Cafes!

Register online HERE or call 920-886-1211.
Community Resources
AASD Birth to Five Outreach playgroups

Learning Through Play playgroups will be held at the Community Early Learning Center (313 S. State Street) on Thursdays 9:00-10:00 AM and again from 10:30 AM-11:30 AM.

May 5th: Summer Colors
May 12th: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
May 19th: Summer Sun

Register by calling 920-832-6470.
Reminder- when you are shopping Amazon use the link HERE to support CCR&R through your purchases! "
New and expecting first-time parents are invited to join the
Welcome Baby Community at the Building for Kids!

  • FREE Community Connecting Event Saturday May 14th, 2022 at 9:00 am

  • FREE Play Group
Thursday May 19th, 2022 at 9:00 am

By joining the Welcome Baby Community, you receive a FREE membership to the BFK for the first 18 months of your child's life as well as a Welcome Baby Box, filled with goodies.

Register for both events at BFK website HERE
The CCR&R office will be closed Mon. May 30th
for the Memorial Day holiday.
Child Care Resource & Referral