DCD Resource &
Referral Trainings

Add your child care home or center to the

Resource & Referral

Statewide Database

to receive referrals and updates about services

in the area


Update your child care home or center information twice a year (January and July) to ensure DCD has the most up-to-date information


Need help? Request technical assistance from Resource & Referral on-site and by telephone to enhance the quality of your child care


Sign up for trainings from the DCD Resource & Referral program to stay current on policies, procedures, research, ad promising practices in child development

DCD Resource &
Referral Newsletters

See upcoming trainings and events on early childhood education.

Scholars for

Awards scholarships to professionals for coursework in child development or early childhood education

Provides training for providers working in child care homes and centers

Provides professional development on topics in early care and education 

Child Development Associate Credential

Recognizes and credentials professionals who work in all types of early care and education programs

Manages scholarships and special programs in Oklahoma higher education institutions

Oklahoma Child Care Resource & Referral Association

Supports quality care and education for their children through community-based resource and referral services

Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

Our Resource & Referral office houses a Resource Library available for child care providers' and parents' use. The Libraries contain a laminating machine, a die cutting machine, a computer with internet access, a copier, and a multitude of information regarding child development, career enhancement, and learning kits for use in your child care setting.

Visit the Resource & Referral office today!