Office of Child Care Region 1 (Anne Arundel County)
Maryland State Department of Education
49 Old Solomons Island Road
Annapolis, MD. 21401
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|Main office phone||410-573-9522|
"Anyone who is interested in starting a child care business in a home or center is required to complete an on-line Orientation on a computer. This is the very first step to getting a child care center license or a large family or family child care registration. (Click here to go to the Orientation page)"
To obtain required “local permits” for a child care center license or family child care registration - Click Here
For Provider Training (Pre-Service and Continuing) - please click here to find MSDE-approved training courses, trainers and training organizations.
|Woodard, Renee' D.
|Office Secretary III||410-573-9521|
|Quible, Thea||EXCEL Specialist||410-573-9523|
Upcoming Events and Other Information
FAMILY CHILD CARE / REGULATION ORIENTATION
New applicants are required to attend an orientation session offered by the Office of Child Care (OCC) before the OCC can conduct the initial inspection of your home. To see the schedule of the upcoming Orientation training for July through November 2018 click here.
center director's training / regulation orientation schedule
JANUARY THROUGH DECEMBER 2018
49 Old Solomons Island Road, Suite 206
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
As a new Center Director, you are required by COMAR 13A.16.06.05B (5) to attend a Director/Regulation training session within six month after being hired as the director of the facility. Because of limited space, you must call and register to attend. Orientations are scheduled monthly. The upcoming orientation dates are as follows:
- Wednesday, January 17, 2018
- Wednesday, March 21, 2018
- Wednesday, May 16, 2018
- Wednesday, July 25, 2018
- Wednesday, September 19, 2018
- Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Please call the Office of Child Care at 410-573-9522 at least one to two days before the orientation date that you have registered to attend to make sure there have not been any changes or cancellations.
NOTE: If the Anne Arundel County public schools are closed or opening 2 hours late due to bad weather, the Orientation will not be be conducted. Please listen to the weather report before coming to Crownsville.
PLEASE PRINT OUT THE CENTER CHILD CARE REGULATIONS - COMAR 13A.16 (CENTER) OR COMAR 13A.17 (LETTER OF COMPLIANCE) AND BRING THEM WITH YOU.