Additional Child Care Aware Resources and Links

Additional Resources

For Parents

- Child Care Aware: childcareaware.org
- Referral Listing: www.childcareawaremn.org
- Pine Technical College's Employment & Training Center: pinetech.edu/etc
- Minnesota's Parents Know: mnparentsknow.org
- Is Your Child Ready? Kindergarten Readiness: isyourchildready.com

For Providers

- Minnesota Child Care Aware: childcareawaremn.org
- Minnesota Training Information: mnstreams.org
- Minnesota TEACH/REETAIN: mnchildcare.org
- Think Small Leaders in Early Learning: thinksmall.org
- Minnesota Licensed Family Child Care Association: mlfcca.org

For Everyone

- National Association for the Education of Young Children: naeyc.org
- National Association for Family Child Care: nafcc.org
- Minnesota Association for the Education of Young Children: mnsaca.site-ym.com
- Think Small Leaders in Early Learning: thinksmall.org
- Pine Technical College's Early Childhood Development Program
- MBAOnline

Provider-Parent Partnerships

- Provider-Parent Partnerships

County WIC and Financial Assistance Numbers

Aitkin County

- Web: www.co.aitkin.mn.us
- WIC: 218-927-7201 or 800-328-3744
- Financial Assistance: 218-927-3744

Carlton County

- Web: www.co.carlton.mn.us
- WIC: 218-879-4511
- Financial Assistance: 888-818-4511

Cass County

- Web: www.co.cass.mn.us
- WIC: 218-547-1340
- Financial Assistance: 218-547-1340

Chisago County

- Web: www.co.chisago.mn.us
- WIC: 651-213-0324
- Financial Assistance: 651-213-5600

Crow Wing County

- Web: www.co.crow-wing.mn.us
- WIC: 877-724-1080
- Financial Assistance: 888-772-8212

Cook County

- Web: www.co.cook.mn.us
- WIC: 218-387-3620
- Financial Assistance: 218-387-3620

Isanti County

- Web: www.co.isanti.mn.us
- WIC: 763-689-4071
- Financial Assistance: 763-689-1711

Itasca County

- Web: www.co.itasca.mn.us
- WIC: 218-327-2941
- Financial Assistance: 800-422-0312

Kanabec County

- Web: www.kanabeccounty.org
- WIC: 320-679-6330
- Financial Assistance: 320-679-6350

Koochiching County

- Web: www.co.koochiching.mn.us
- WIC: 218-283-7070
- Financial Assistance: 218-283-7000

Lake County

- Web: www.co.lake.mn.us
- WIC: 218-834-8400
- Financial Assistance: 218-834-8400

Mille Lacs County

- Web: www.co.mille-lacs.mn.us
- WIC: 888-983-8385
- Financial Assistance: 888-270-8208

Morrison County

- Web: www.co.morrison.mn.us
- WIC: 320-632-6664
- Financial Assistance: 320-632-2941

Pine County

- Web: www.co.pine.mn.us
- WIC: 800-450-7263
- Financial Assistance: 800-450-7463

St. Louis County

- Web: www.co.st-louis.mn.us
- WIC: 800-450-9777
- Financial Assistance: 800-450-9777

Todd County

- Web: www.co.todd.mn.us
- WIC: 800-953-4440
- Financial Assistance: 320-732-4500

Wadena County

- Web: www.co.wadena.mn.us
- WIC: 218-631-7629
- Financial Assistance: 218-631-7605