The Child Care Network provides referral services for: Certified Providers
and Licensed Centers.
For child care referral assistance call 64-CHILD (642-4453) or 1-800-248-2347
Certified Providers care for up to 6 children
in their home and meet health and safety standards established by the Ohio Department of Human Services. In addition,
all adults in the residence have completed a criminal record check that includes fingerprinting. Certified providers
complete yearly training and may participate in the Child and Adult Care Food Program. They are monitored throughout
the year by child care staff and are recertified on a yearly basis.
Licensed Centers are licensed by either Ohio Department of
Education or Ohio Department of Human Services. Licensed providers include day care centers, summer camp and school-age