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ISU Child Care & Family Resources

A Unit of University Human Resources

Whether you need assistance looking for child care services, resources, or developing networks, we can help.  The office of ISU Child Care & Family Resources is available to provide assistance as you develop a system of care and support for your family. We have many resources  on our website, including child care services, scholarships, upcoming events, student parent resources and so much more. If you have any questions about the services we offer, please do not hesitate to contact our office. We look forward to hearing from you!

Julie & Keesha

News & Important Dates

Valentine's Day Pizza Party

When: 
Fri., 09 Feb 2018, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: Schilletter-University Village (SUV) Community Center | 65 Edenburn Dr, Ames

Student-Parents: You're invited to join us for a Valentine's Day Pizza Party!

We will be decorating cards & cookies, and pizza & beverages will be provided. RSVP to ccfamily@iastate.edu by Feb 6.

Campus Child Care Center Enrolling for Spring 2018

18 Jan 2018

University Community Childcare (UCC) is currently enrolling children in the following program for Spring 2018:

Classroom:  Cheerful Cheetahs Preschool program

Ages:  3-5 years old

Days/Times:  Monday-Friday, 8:30-11:30 AM or 8:30 AM-12:30 PM

For more info, call 515-294-9838, email univcc@iastate.edu, or visit http://www.universitycommunitychildcare.org/

CAP - Childcare Assistance Program Scholarships Still Available

12 Oct 2017

Who is eligible for funding?:  ISU students who are undergraduate U.S. citizens, and have out-of-pocket child care expenses for a child not yet enrolled in kindergarten.

CAP provides scholarships to assist student parents with their child care expenses while they are attending ISU. Students may be awarded up to $750 per academic semester. 

*Please note: we are unable to assist all those who apply.

Visit our Financial Assistance page to complete an application.

Lactation Spaces Get Baskets Added

10 Jul 2017

Lactation Spaces on campus are currently getting some new things added!! Over the next week, you'll find baskets (in each space) filled with items needed for pumping and/or nursing moms. THANK YOU to the University Child Care Committee (UCCC) for donating many of these items.
To see a list of all 21 Lactation Spaces on campus, click here.