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Iowa Child Care Resource & Referral

Iowa Child Care Resource & Referral provides resources, education and advocacy to support quality child care. CCR&R is committed to ensure that Iowa’s vision is met – Every child, beginning at birth, will be healthy and successful.


Iowa Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is available to assist all families, communities, child care providers, employers, legislators, and partners to build child care solutions.

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City (Specialty)
  • Community Involvement (Specialty)
  • Legislative Issues (Specialty)
  • Small Business Issues (Specialty)
  • State Business Issues (Specialty)
  • Women’s Business Issues (Specialty)

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review (Specialty)
  • Business Plan Training (Specialty)
  • Census Data (Specialty)
  • Feasibility Studies (Specialty)
  • Market Plan Development (Specialty)
  • Market Research (Specialty)
  • Research Training (Specialty)

Management Issues and Training

  • Human Resources (Specialty)
  • Insurance Information
  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)
  • Mentoring (Specialty)
  • Recruiting Assistance (Specialty)

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Debt Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Equity Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Government Funding (Specialty)
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Consulting (Specialty)
  • Insurance Information


  • Advertising
  • Brochure Design
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Internet Marketing
  • Market Plan Development
  • Research (Domestic Markets)

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based
  • Home Based
  • Industry Specific
  • Small Business/General

Economic and Site Development

  • Consulting (Specialty)
  • Legislative Agendas
  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance

Regulatory Compliance

  • Advising
  • Government Requirements
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization
  • Computerized Bookkeeping (installation & training)
  • Training (Specialty)


  • Annual Budget
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Management (Specialty)
  • Business Plan (Specialty)
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Financial Resources for Non-Retail Business
  • Financial Statements
  • Health & Safety (Specialty)
  • Home-Based Business (Specialty)
  • Marketing Plan (Specialty)
  • Pre-Business Planning (Specialty)
  • Topics Related to Developing & Maintaining a Small Business (Specialty)

Nonprofit Development

  • Accounting (Specialty)
  • Board Development (Specialty)
  • Funds Development
  • Human Resources
  • Organizational Audits
  • Strategic Planning (Specialty)
  • Technical Services (Specialty)

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Purchasing an Existing Business

Starting a Business

  • Business Research (Specialty)
  • Feasibility Studies (Specialty)
  • Forming a Business (Specialty)
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits (Specialty)
  • Startup Business Counseling (Specialty)


  • Mentoring Program (Specialty)

Human Resources

  • Employee Development (Specialty)
  • Hiring, Retention & Education (Specialty)
  • Policies & Procedures (Specialty)


  • Targeted Small Business Certification
Contact Information
Bobbi Riedemann
418 S Marion St
Remsen, IA 51050
(712) 208-4949