Sample Referral Packet
Referral Specialists are in the position of providing a variety of resources to families seeking child care. Referral packets are personalized to meet the needs of each family. Typically, packets will include:
- Cover letter (sample)
- Child Hotline brochure
- Child Care General Quality Information (Quality Indicators)
- Vermont Quick facts- a summary of types of child care, group size and staff:child ratios in Vermont
- Vermont Child Care Subsidy information and application brochure
- Family/child specific resources:
- Earned income tax credit information (Jan-April packets)
The following websites provide publications and information for parents that meet a variety of needs:
Child Care Aware
Family and Work-Life Resources
The Military Family and Community Network- A broad guide of resources available for Military families.
Vermont 211- Connecting families with additional resources.