Child Care Resource Guide for Eligible Services
For information regarding the annual child care licensing report, please click here.
For information regarding offenses that prevent individuals from becoming child care providers, please click here.
Interested in learning more information about
or applying for other benefits such as Ohio Works First (OWF), Supplemental
Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicaid, Refugee Services, and many more,
For more information or to apply for the Home
Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), please click here.
For more information or to apply for the Women,
Infants and Children (WIC) program, please click here.
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
(IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the
nation. IDEA governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention,
special education and related services to more than 6.5 million eligible
infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities. For more information,
is Ohio's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT)
Program. It is a service package for babies, kids, and young adults younger
than age 21 who are enrolled on Ohio Medicaid. The purpose of Healthchek
is to discover and treat health problems early. If a potential health problem
is found, further diagnosis and treatment are covered by Medicaid. For more information about Healthchek please click here.
Baby Syndrome Prevention
Safe Sleep Information
For information regarding healthy
eating habits, please click here.
For information on physical
activity, please click here.
Child Development and
Behavioral Health Resources
For information regarding child development
and/or behavior health, please visit the following resources:
The Ohio Department of Health
(ODH)- Help Me Grow Program
Ohio’s Early Learning
and Development Standards (ELDS)
Early Childhood Core Knowledge & Competencies
Center for Disease
Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
CHIP Children’s Health Insurance Program
Early Childhood Mental Health (including expulsion prevention)