The next meeting of the Governor's Advisory Committe on the Regulation of Child Care Facilities is scheduled for Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 1535 Confederate Ave. Ext., Columbia, SC 29201 in Room 310.
NEW SC Health and Safety Pre-Service Course (26 hours) for Early Care and Education Professionals. Click here to register for the online training.
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Early Care and Education
P.O. Box 1520 Columbia, SC 29202-1520
CHILD CARE PROVIDERS - if you experience damage or closure due to an emergency or disaster, please call the DSS Division of Early Care and Education at:
Child care providers should call to:
- Report damage to your facility (Child Care Licensing must approve any temporary measures taken to repair damage, in order to ensure the health and safety of children.)
- Report closure due to an emergency or disaster
- Request ability to expand capacity to care for children from facilities affected by an emergency or disaster (Child Care Licensing must approve expanded capacity before a provider can implement it.)
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ABOUT FEDERAL AID PROGRAMS FOR THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA IF YOU'VE EXPERIENCED DAMAGE FROM THE RECENT FLOODING.
PARENTS - If you are looking for child care arrangements because your provider is closed, please call Child Care Resource and Referral at 1-888-335-1002.