Professional Development

Child Care Aware® of New Hampshire is dedicated to improving the quality of care that is available to families and children. Much of this commitment is reflected in our work with child care providers across the state. Some of the services we offer child care providers are:

Training and Professional Development

Child Care Aware® of New Hampshire provides training and professional development opportunities from September to June to assist providers in enhancing and increasing their competencies. These opportunities include the revised Child Care Basic training modules developed by Child Care Aware® of New Hampshire. A variety of other training opportunities are also offered throughout the state that meet the needs and interests of providers, including regional conferences and other special events. All opportunities offered satisfy at least one of the Core Knowledge Areas according to the NH Early Childhood Professional Development System and Child Care Licensing training requirements. To access our Annual Training Calendar click here

Technical Assistance and Consultation Services via on-site, phone and/or email support

Technical Assistance to providers can be done through phone, email or personal on-site visits. Our Training & TA Specialists can answer questions and provide information and resources on providing quality child care.

Directors’ and Leadership Collaboratives

Directors’ and Leadership Collaboratives are offered throughout in New Hampshire from September to June. These collaboratives are group-driven and structured to satisfy Child Care Licensing training requirements and participant needs and interests.

E-Newsletters

Child Care Aware® of New Hampshire has an e-newsletter that is distributed bi-monthly to keep early childhood providers aware of what’s happening statewide and nationally on child care. If you would like your name added to our distribution list, you can email us at outreach2ccrr@snhs.org.

Lending Library

A Lending Library is maintained that can be accessed by providers looking for resources, books, videos, etc. to support their needs as an early childhood educator.

Referrals to Community Resources and Supports

Referrals to Community Supports and Resources can be provided to providers seeking assistance with their work caring and educating NH’s children and families.

Be sure to contact Child Care Aware® of New Hampshire to take advantage of all of these services and more!