Child Care Resources

Child Care Resources

Child Care Providers are an essential industry to every community in Nebraska!

Find specific resources to support child care businesses in this specialized navigator. If you are looking for trainings and other events for child care providers, please see the calendar of events at the bottom of the page.

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Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska

The vision of the Buffett Early Childhood Institute is that Nebraska will become the best place in the nation to be a baby.

Buffett Early Childhood Institute

Phone: (402) 554-2924
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2111 South 67th Street
Suite 350
Omaha, NE 68106

Child Care Licensing - Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

In Nebraska, anyone who provides child care to four or more children from different families must be licensed as a child care provider. There are five license types: Family Child Care Home I, Family Child Care Home II, Child Care Center, Preschool, and School-Age-Only Center.

Children's Services Licensing

Phone: (402) 471-6564
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301 Centennial Mall South
PO Box 94986
Lincoln, NE 68509

Communities for Kids (C4K) - Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

The Communities for Kids (C4K) initiative was created in response to community requests for assistance with shortages of high-quality early care and education programs — shortages that both impact children’s optimal development and pose a challenge for communities hoping to attract and retain the viable workforce they need to thrive.

Marti Beard

Phone: (402) 476-9401
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215 Centennial Mall South
Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508

Early Childhood Training Center - Nebraska Department of Education

The Early Childhood Training Center, part of the Nebraska Department of Education’s Office of Early Childhood, provides the state leadership for the Early Learning Connection, Nebraska’s early childhood professional development system.

Early Childhood Training Center

Phone: (402) 557-6880
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6949 South 110th Street
La Vista, NE 68128

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Central

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Alexandra Dillon

Phone: (308) 698-1986
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PO Box 850
Kearney, NE 68848

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - High Plains

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Cheryl Roche

Phone: (308) 284-8481 Ext: 2204
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314 West 1st Street
Ogallala, NE 69153

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Northern

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Erika Fink

Phone: (402) 287-2061
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211 Tenth Street
Wakefield, NE 68784

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Omaha

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Jennifer Haggart

Phone: (402) 597-4991
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6949 South 110th Street
La Vista, NE 68128

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Panhandle

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Nora Robinson

Phone: (308) 254-4677
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1114 Toledo Street
Sidney, NE 69162

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Platte Valley

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Angel Mayberry

Phone: (402) 564-5753
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2657 44th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Southeast

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Cara Small

Phone: (402) 761-3341
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210 5th Street
Milford, NE 68405

Learning Child - Nebraska Extension

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children’s lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Linda Reddish

Phone: (402) 444-4237
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501 Olson Drive
Suite 5
Papillion, NE 68046

Midlands Latino Community Development Corporation (MLCDC)

MLCDC provides individuals with opportunities to generate economic growth and develop a sustainable future in the Midlands.

MLCDC Information

Phone: (402) 933-4466
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4923 South 24th Street
Suite 201
Omaha, NE 68107

Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative

Providing support, resources, and training to strengthen early learning across Nebraska.

Tommy Greco

Phone: (531) 999-3930
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3200 North 30th Street
Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68111

Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (Go NAP SACC)

Go NAP SACC is a childcare provider training that helps child care facilities support children’s healthy eating and physical activity. Go NAP SACC is designed for facilities that care for children ages birth to 5 years old.

Donnia Behrends

Phone: (402) 472-6528
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114 Home Economic Building
Lincoln, NE 68583

Step Up to Quality - Nebraska Department of Education

High-quality early childhood programs can have a lifelong, positive impact on young children and their families. Step Up to Quality helps early child care providers and educators recognize and improve quality.

Step Up to Quality

Phone: (844) 807-5712
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PO Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509

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Events for Child Care Businesses