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Child Care - Resources for Providers

Children playingChildhood Obesity: The National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education released new national standards for preventing childhood obesity. Information about these new standards can be found at:



MRSA Fact Sheet & Pamphlet

Background Check Information

child careTN-CCR&R Health & Safety and Best Practice Videos
Did you know that video segments on the following child care topics can be viewed on the Child Care Resource & Referral website? Greeting & Departing, Meals & Snacks, Toileting & Diapering, Nap & Rest Time, Health Practices, Safety Practices, SIDS, and Child Abuse"

Child Care Contract Q & A

Memphis Association for the Education of Young Children Pre-Meeting Questions (3/6/12)

CMemphis Association for the Education of Young Children Post-Meeting Questions (3-6-12)

- For children birth to school-age
- For school-age children

DHS Provider Mailouts/Communications

DHS offers numerous training opportunities to child care providers which enables them to offer the highest level of quality possible for the children in their care. Click here