Southwest Region

Southwest CCR&R

Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, and Weakley counties.

Southwest CCR&R
32 Garland Drive
Jackson, TN  38305
Phone: 731.512.4095
Fax: 731.664.2941

Region Email:
katherine.cothern@wth.org


Southwest CCR&R is located at 32 Garland Drive, Building A, Jackson, TN.  Inside the CCR&R you will find a lending library of resource materials ranging from teacher idea books, children’s books, and theme bags to a laminating machine and die cuts to enhance the environment. The hours of operation are 8:00-4:30 Monday through Friday. Other hours are available at your convenience if you notify the CCR&R of the alternate requested time.


Technical Assistance and Targeted Technical Assistance is provided by the above specialists as requested. Throughout the year materials and information are delivered to child care providers to assist with the current trends in health and safety, child development, early childhood education, inclusion practices, and developmentally appropriate behavior management.

 FREE TNCCPT training is offered through the Southwest CCR&R.


Please let us know how we might be of assistance to you.

Our toll free number is 800-858-2738










Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, and Weakley counties.

All child care providers in each listed county should use the contact information on the Southwest Region Home Page to get additional information. The Meet Our Staff page provides information on the staff personnel who provide or oversee the provision of child care resources and child care referral services, and who serve as child care specialists, for the Southwest region. The Register for Training page provides descriptions of and links to online registration for available training courses for these child care professionals.