Notice of Public Hearing: Child Care and Development Fund Program

Posted January 15th, 2016 in Blog by Web Administrator

Notice of Public Hearing




The State of Indiana will submit to the Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families, a plan for participation in the Child Care and Development Fund program.  This application supports the statewide unified child care system of services for eligible children and families.  The proposed plan and the Appendices will be available for review on the Office and Early Childhood and Out of School Learning web site at

Interested persons and organizations may submit written comments for review by the state through February 12, 2016.  The written comments should include:

  1. The name, title, address, and telephone number of the commenter;
  2. Identify each specific part and page number of the draft application on which comments are being made;
  3. Describe the concern with respect to the part;
  4. Specify the recommended action to be taken; and
  5. Be addressed to: Melanie Brizzi, Director, Office of Early Childhood and Out of School Learning, 402 W. Washington St, W-361, MS-02, Indianapolis, IN 46204.


Public hearings will be at:

Monday, February 2, 2016

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library               6:00 – 7:45 p.m.  (Eastern)
Harris Branch
51446 Elm Rd
Granger, IN
(The library is just off the toll road between South Bend and Elkhart Counties)


Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Community Foundation of Jackson County          6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (Eastern)
107 Community Dr
Seymour, IN


Thursday, February 4, 2016

English Foundation Building                                6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (Eastern)
615 N Alabama
Conference Rooms 6 and 7
Indianapolis IN


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Child Care Center Director Support Has Arrived!

Posted March 31st, 2011 in Blog, Center Directors, Providers by Web Administrator

Huffer Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) serves ten counties in east central Indiana, which is home to about 70 child care centers (licensed and registered ministries) serving well over 5000 children every day!

Huffer CCR&R is building an online community for East Central Indiana Directors, coordinating face to face networking, and offering “Business Management Training for Early Childhood Directors” to increase the level of quality of care for all children.

Huffer CCR&R’s goal is to create a supportive community of Child Care Center Directors within East Central Indiana for networking, professional development, implementation of best practices, dissemination of current information and support.

Learn more about Center Director training opportunities and your chance for free resources in the latest edition of Huffer CCR&R’s Training Calendar or contact Huffer CCR&R today at 1-800-554-9331!



Posted March 31st, 2011 in Blog by Web Administrator

Huffer Memorial Children’s Center, Inc. announces the launch of its new website, designed with a fresh user-friendly experience and impactful presentation of information regarding its services and resources.

Our goal was to make the site full of resources and useful information that will assist families, child care providers and the community learn more about the services we offer.

Please let us know what you think of the new site! We welcome any feedback that you may have.