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Start a Child Care Business

If you are interested in starting a family child care business or caring for the children of friends or relatives in your home, Child Care Resource and Referral can help you navigate through the process of opening your own family child care business. We have specialists to assist you!

Some of the Supports Offered:

  • Becoming licensed through the state of Illinois
  • Pre-service training requirements
  • Qualifications for providing care in your home
  • Child Care Assistance program
  • Writing contracts and policies
  • Record keeping and taxes
  • Food program reimbursements for meals and snacks
  • Services and assistance available through Child Care Resource and Referral of Midwestern Illinois

The Benefits of Providing Child Care in Your Home

  • Stay home with your own children
  • Be your own boss
  • Set your own hours
  • Satisfaction of helping children learn
  • Being a recognized business owner within your community


Be sure to call our office at (309) 205-3070 or Toll Free at (866) 370-4556 to speak with Angie about all of the ways that CCR&R of Midwestern Ilinois can assist you with beginning your business!