|CHILD/ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (C/ACFP)||Provides reimbursement for qualifying meals and snacks serviced in all types of regulated or approved day care settings. Promotes the health and well being of infants, children and adults in day care by insuring that day care providers serve nutritious and safely prepared meals and snacks.||Suffolk||CHILD/ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (C/ACFP)||CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.|
|COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY||Advocates for quality, affordable and accessible child care in legislation and public policy for children and families. The Council collaborates and works with other child care organizations and community groups, schools, etc. to educate about and support high-quality child care.
Child Care Council of Nassau outreaches to families via numerous organizations and agencies in the community through a variety of venues, including those that serve the Hispanic population (agency events, community fairs, libraries, churches, etc.). Families learn of various workshops, seminars, and webinars related to parenting in the community through email alerts from Council.
Council actively participates with other child care and early education agencies in statewide efforts to create a cohesive and comprehensive agenda in Nassau County and Albany, and for clarification, support, and dissemination of statewide information.||Nassau||COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY||CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF NASSAU, INC.|
|COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY||Advocates for quality, affordable and accessible child care in legislation and public policy for children and families. The Council collaborated and works with other child care organizations and community groups, school, etc. to education about and support high-quality child care.
||Suffolk||COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY||CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.|
|DIVISION OF CHILD CARE SERVICES-LONG ISLAND REGIONAL OFFICE||Provides resources to assist parents with their child care needs, individuals with concerns regarding the health or safety of a child in a day care program and individuals involved in running or initiating a day care program. Oversees Licenses and Monitors Daycare and Home based Daycare Facilities. Offers online information including a Child Care Facility Search feature which provides a listing of regulated child care providers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. For further information of guidance in the selection and location of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.||Suffolk||DIVISION OF CHILD CARE SERVICES-LONG ISLAND REGIONAL OFFICE||NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES|
|HEALTH CARE CONSULTANT/MAT TRAINING||Offers child care providers, over the age of 18 and licensed or registered by New York State Office of Children and Family Services, the MAT (Medication Administration Training) certifying child care providers to administer medication to children in their programs. Also offers parents and child care providers health care consults with RN's on any issue regarding MAT and non-MAT Health Care Programs. Will conduct site visits to ensure compliance with state child care regulations and act as resources for child care providers.||Suffolk||HEALTH CARE CONSULTANT/MAT TRAINING||CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.|
|REGISTRATION AND INSPECTION SERVICES||Inspects and registers New York State Office of Children and Family Services family day care and school age child care programs. Provides technical assistance and ongoing monitoring of programs to ensure compliance with state regulations.||Suffolk||REGISTRATION AND INSPECTION SERVICES||CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.|