Iowa City

Organization: 4C’s of Johnson County

1500 Sycamore Street, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

Phone 3193387684 | Fax 3193389139


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:

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

Eligibility:

Parents seeking child care providers

Intake Process:

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

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No


4Cs Crisis Child Care program provides short-term emergency care when parents are not able to provide regular care. The program’s goal is to reduce the risk of child abuse and to reduce the need for foster care placements by providing temporary child care at no cost to the families in crisis.

Care can be provided for a maximum of 72 hours per fiscal year.

Services:

  • crisis child care

Intake Process:

Families are referred to the program by:

  • Department of Human Services
  • Law enforcement
  • Johnson County school districts
  • Self-referrals

For more information about this program contact 4Cs at 319-341-0089. For after hours and weekends, contact them at 319-351-5607.

Hours:

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website


Program: Home Ties

4Cs Home Ties Child Care Center provides child care in Johnson County. Home Ties offers some funded child care slots that provide temporary child care at no cost to families who are at risk of homelessness or facing serious life issues.

Services:

  • child care

Intake Process:

Contact the Home Ties Center at 319-341-0050.

Payment:

Self Pay, Sliding Scale, No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website