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Become a Licensed Child Care Provider

CCRC provides educational activities, technical assistance, and ongoing support for individuals who are interested in becoming licensed child care providers.

Whether you are just beginning your journey to become a child care provider or if you have years of experience, our program focuses on group training and individual support for caregivers who are interested in providing care for infants and toddlers.

You will learn about the ages and stages of child development, health and safety in your home environment, how to grow and manage a successful business, and how to establish effective relationships with parents.

Benefits of participation include:

  • Free workshops
  • Assistance understanding California's licensing requirements
  • Pre-licensing walkthrough of your home
  • Technical support and mentoring
  • Networking with other child care providers

If you believe you are ready to take the next step in your career as an early care and education professional, please contact your local Resource & Referral Specialist in Chatsworth (818) 717-1000, ext. 4651; Palmdale (661) 789-1200, ext. 4667; San Bernardino (909) 890-0018, ext. 4715; or Victorville (760) 245-0770, ext. 3089.

Child Care Resource Center


20001 Prairie Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311


Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


250 Grand Cypress Avenue
Palmdale, CA 93551


Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


1111 East Mill Street, Suite 100
San Bernardino, CA 92408


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


15456 West Sage Street
Victorville, CA 92392


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm