Upper East Region

Upper East CCR&R

Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties.

Upper East CCR&R
UT Conference Center
600 Henley Street Suite B045
Knoxville, TN  37996-4102
Phone: 865.974.7750
Fax: 865.974.1357

Region Email:
eastccrr@utk.edu

East and Upper East CCR&Rs are members of the
Tennessee Child Care Resource and Referral Network (CCR&R) and provide free training and technical assistance
to child care programs across the state to improve the quality of child care
for all children.


  • Technical
    Assistance โ€“
    Resource
    and Referral Specialists can assist
    child care
    programs create safe, inclusive developmentally appropriate environments
    for children, and provide guidance strategies on behavior management. Additional
    support reviewing post assessment results and addressing other program
    needs will be provided as well.

  • Training
    Workshops
    โ€“ Classes on a variety of topics are
    scheduled in the evenings, afternoons and Saturdays and count toward
    professional development hours.

Due
to the large volume of registrants for each class โ€“ the limit is 5 people/child
care agency/class.
Parents are also invited to register and attend.



East
and Upper East CCR&Rs
have a PARENT REFERRAL LINE and can match parents seeking child care with
licensed child care agencies in a desired area. Contact our main office at
865.974.7750 OR toll free 877.584.0596.

 

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The UPPER EAST TEAM serves providers in Carter, Cocke,
Grainger, Greene, Hancock, Hamblen, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi and
Washington counties.

Whether you are a parent, grandparent,
or guardian seeking child care resources, a child care provider seeking help
with your program, an employer trying to assist parents in your organization,
or a community organization involved with children, we look forward to helping
you obtain the information you need. 


 











Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties.

All child care providers in each listed county should use the contact information on the Upper East 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 Upper East region. The Register for Training page provides descriptions of and links to online registration for available training courses for these child care professionals.