Register for Initial Rating from April 8-June 30, 2019 

The Early Childhood Resource Center is offering a $50 gift card incentive for child care programs who register to become initally rated from April 8th-June 30, 2019. To qualify for this incentive, your child care program must meet all the following criteria:

  • The Child Care Program must be ODJFS licensed and located in Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit or Trumbull County.  
  • The Child Care program must meet all requirements as outlined by ODJFS for registering for an initial star rating.
  • The Child Care Program must have an active provider agreement with ODJFS to care for publcially funded children.
  • The Child Care Program must register between April 8-June 30, 2019 and show proof of registration.

Sign up today for your gift card!  

Apply for Peer to Peer Support from April 8-June 20, 2019 

Do you have a peer who is an administrator at a rated program who can help you get initially rated? The ECRC is offering a $50 gift card incentive for both you and the administrator peer who helps you get rated. To qualify for this incentive, you and your peer must meet all the following criteria:

  • The Child Care Program applying must be ODJFS licensed and located in Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit or Trumbull County.  
  • The Child Care program applying must meet all requirements as outlined by ODJFS for registering for an initial star rating.
  • The Child Care Program applying must have an active provider agreement with ODJFS to care for publicly funded children.
  • The Child Care Program applying must register between April 8-June 30, 2019 and show proof of registration.
  • The Child Care Program Peer must be an administrator at an ODJFS licensed program (center or home-based), must be star rated and willing to provide a majority of the technical assistance needed to support the program that is applying.
  • The Child Care Program applying must NOT be actively enrolled in another SUTQ inital rating support such as SUTQ 101 or SUTQ Express Days or working with one of our TA staff.
  • Both the applying program and peer program must sign up to work with one another to register for the initial star rating and complete the required documentation. 

To apply for Peer to Peer Support, please call Tina at 330-491-3272 or email her at tlemon@ecresourcecenter.org.  

Please note: this incentive is ONLY for initial, first time ratings. Those already rated or registered before April 8, 2019 do not qualify. One incentive is available per license number.