Child Care Resource & Referral Program

Child Care Resource & Referral


Hours of Service
Monday – Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

First Wednesday of the month (September - June) 8:30 am - 8:00 pm

Purpose Statement
Enhancing quality, accessible, inclusive and affordable child care

About Program
Assisting parents seeking child care and providing support services to child care providers.

Service to Parents
Referrals are to child care providers who have met the program's eligibility critieria.  We provide parents with child care options for children, infant to 12 years of age.

Services to Child Care Providers
Registered LNR and Licensed child care providers are placed on a monthly updated child care referral list available to parents seeking child care.

Who Qualifies/Eligibility
Services to Parents
Parents/guardians seeking child care in Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows

Service to Child Care Providers
Providing child care in Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows

License-not-Required members: Must have clear criminal record check & clear criminal record check for those over 12 in the home, character references, doctor’s reference, first-aid certificate, 19 years of age or older, intake assessment, home safety review, 20 hours of child care training before or within one year of membership, proof of commercial business liability and accident insurance (recommended), minimum of two child care related workshops during each year of membership.

Licensed child care provider members: hold a current child care permit issued by Fraser Health to provide Licensed childcare.

Other Info
Informal child care providers, substitutes, child care providers, community partners and parents may purchase membership to the lending library. Child care providers also receive our newsletter.

For updated information about what is happening at CCRR please click on the links below to open the associated pdf file (If you do not have Adobe Reader please click here to download it for free):

CCRR  Parent's Winter Newsletter
CCRR Winter Newsletter
2017 Winter Training Calendar

FREE/minimal membership fee

Community Partners/Funders
The BC government has funded the Child Care Resource & Referral program since 1991.  The Ministry of Children & Family Development currently provides the funding for services available within this program.

Contact Info:




11907 - 228th Street, Lougheed Hwy, Maple Ridge, BC   V2X 8G8