Child Care Consultants work with providers and the Department of Human Services to promote and better facilitate the registration of Child Development Homes. They provide technical assistance, assessment and on-site consultation to assist early childhood professionals in meeting and maintaining state guidelines and regulations.
Child Care Consultants work with providers to establish and maintain stimulating and nurturing learning environments. They work with providers and the Child Care Nurse Consultant to establish and maintain healthy and safe early learning environments.
The Child Care Consultants model and support developmentally appropriate practice to ensure positive adult-child interactions and learning experiences. They promote provider and industry professionalism through basic business practices training parent and community awareness efforts and advocacy and put early care professionals in touch with each other and work with them to develop an infrastructure and support system.
Child Care Resource and Referral Child Care Home Consultants
Preschools (Calhoun, Pocahontas and Webster) & Calhoun County Child Care Providers call: Rebekah Hungate – 515-573-0038
Pocahontas and Webster County Child Care Providers call: Jamie Huster – 515-573-0029