Puzzles

Child Care Resource and Referral agencies deliver an interrelated set of “core” services to families, child care providers, and communities. CCR&R Core services include:

  • Consumer Education and Referral
  • Professional Development
  • Technical Assistance
  • Data Collection, Analysis and Dissemination
  • Public Awareness

CCR&R Core services address four major areas which include:

  • Support families and the child care system by gathering supply and demand data to help improve their local early education/school-age system.
  • Equip families with consumer education materials to assist them in their search for child care.
  • Assist those interested in starting a child care program or in enhancing their current program operation/
  • Facilitate the development of pathways to higher education for the early childhood workforce.
  • Provide training and technical assistance to child care providers.
  • Maintain and use a child care / early care and education database, to document child care needs and gaps.
  • Play a key role in informing the public and affecting child care policy; and
  • Acts as a partner in community planning for early care and education.

Region 4 Child Care Resource and Referral Services provide all services in an unbiased manner with regard to race, ethnicity, gender, religion, handicap and national origin.

Contact Puzzles

Southeastern Child Care Resource and Referral – Lead CCR&R Agency – Region 4

Mailing Address
Southeastern Community College
CCR&R
PO Box 151
Whiteville, NC 28472
Physical Address
4564 Chadbourn Highway
Whiteville, NC 28472
E-mail
puzzlestraining@gmail.com
Fax
(910) 642-5658
Telephone
800-653-5212 or (910) 642-8189

KIMBERLY WRIGHT
Grants Coordinator/Director 
kimberly.wright@sccnc.edu 
(910) 642-7141, ext. 460

LINDA KING
Infant/Toddler Specialist
linda.king@sccnc.edu
(910) 642-7141, ext. 464

JESSE NORRIS
Behavior Specialist
jessica.norris@sccnc.edu
(910) 642-7141, ext. 465

DANIEL BATES
School-age Specialist
daniel.bates@sccnc.edu
(910) 642-7141, ext. 463

LYNN LEONARD
Parent Referral Specialist
lynn.leonard@sccnc.edu
(910) 642-7141, ext. 462

SUSAN DEANS
Technical Assistance Specialist
susan.deans@sccnc.edu
(910) 642-7141, ext. 466