Child Care Resource & Referral of Iowa (CCR&R) Hotline

Location Information

Iowa, USA

Phone 8552445301

The mission of Child Care Resource & Referral of Iowa (CCR&R) is to actively respond to community needs for affordable and accessible quality child care by providing resources, education and advocacy for children, parents, child care providers, and employers. CCR&R is a program to support quality child care throughout the State of Iowa. CCR&R is available to assist families in selecting child care providers who best meet the needs of a child and their family. Child Care Consultants provide on-site consultation to licensed preschools, centers, non-registered home providers, and Child Development Home providers.


Services provided online, over the phone or at child care settings. Referral provides services to:

  • Assist parents in choosing child care to meet their priorities
  • Maintain and increase the quality of child care and services
  • Increase community interest in child care and provide a structure for child care planning


Parents seeking child care providers

Intake Process:

Call 855-244-5301 Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, or visit for referrals and resources


No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: No