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The State Lands Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Early Learning Division. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

The State Lands Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Early Learning Division. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

Present Duties

The Early Learning Division is responsible for regulating child care centers and family child care homes. The division also administers the federal Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) which provides support and assistance to low-income working families, child care resource and referral agencies,
community-based child care programs, and training and technical assistance to child care providers. The division also uses CCDF funds to support child care for high risk populations including migrant and seasonal workers, parents in substance abuse treatment, teen and post-secondary student parents, and children with special needs.

 

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 775 Summer St. NE, Salem 97301
Telephone: 503-373-0066
Fax: 503-378-5156
General E-mail: earlylearning.oeib@state.or.us
Contact: Megan Irwin, Acting Director
Administrative Rules Coordinator E-mail: Cindy L. Hunt
Staff Directory from Oregon.gov
Location Map: by Yahoo! Maps


Legal and Legislative Information

Statutory Authority: ORS 327.810; 417.728; 417.827
Budget Analysis (pdf) - by Legislative Fiscal Office
Audit Reports - select agency from menu


Records, Publications and General Information

Agency History (pdf) - a detailed history of the agency
Records Retention Schedule (pdf) - a list of the public records kept at the agency
State Library Publications - a link to the Oregon State Library Catalog