Office of Child Care Region 2 (Baltimore City)
Maryland State Department of Education
2700 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
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|Main office phone||410-554-8315|
Anyone who is interested in starting a child care business in a home or center is required to take the face-to-face orientation training. Please contact the Office of Child Care Regional Licensing Office to schedule the Orientation Training.
To prepare for your orientation session, you may wish to view the on-line orientation preview. This does not replace the orientation session you are required to attend at your regional Office of Child Care. (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.
Region 2 - Upcoming Events and Other Information
Family Child Care Orientation: 10:30-1:30
January 15, 2019 at Northwood Library, 4420 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21218
February 5, 2019 at Herring Run Library,
March 12, 2019 at Waverly Library
Family Round table
10/20, 1:30 -3:30pm at the Hamilton Library 5910 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD 21214.
12/05/2018 1-4 pm at Waverly Branch
January 22, 2019 2700 N. Charles St, Suite 203, Baltimore, MD 21218 from 10am-1pm
March 21, 2019 2700 N. Charles St, Suite 203, Baltimore, MD 21218 from 10am-1pm
9/12, 10-1 pm at 2700 N Charles St, Suite 203
10/17, 10-1 pm at 2700 N Charles St, Suite 203
12/12, 110-1 pm at 2700 N Charles St, Suite 203
Center Round table
11/17, 1:30-3:30pm at the Hamilton Branch Library at 5910 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD 21214.
The following Roundtables will be held at the "Waverly Branch Library" located: 400 E. 33rd St., Baltimore, Maryland 21218
Family Child Care Provider Roundtable
April 28, 2018 ------- 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Child Care Center Rountable
May 11, 2018 -------- 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The meetings are open to all child care providers and are free of charge.
Child Care Center Administrative Training
Child Care Center Administrative training will be held at the Baltimore City Office of Child Care, 2700 North Charles Street, Suite 203, Baltimore, Maryland 21218 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm on the following dates:
- March 14, 2018
- June 13, 2018
- September 12, 2018
- December 12, 2018
Administrative training is available for all child care center directors and owner/operators to review child care center regulations and administrative responsibilities. Please call 410-554-8315 to register.
Helpful Phone Numbers
Please call Child Care Locate at 1-877-261-0600 if you in need assistance in locating child care.
Please call the Baltimore City Child Care Resource Center at 410-685-5150 if you are in need of technical assistance.
Baltimore City Department of Social Services Child Protective Services - 410-361-2235