Coronavirus Information

Information for Child Care Programs, Children's Integrated Services Providers and CDD Grantees and Contractors

This page contains specific guidance from the Child Development Division for child care, preschool and afterschool programs, Children's Integrated Services providers, and the Division's grantees and contractors. 

Statewide Coronavirus Information

The Vermont Department of Health website has health information, guidance and updates on the status of the Coronavirus at

Information for Essential Persons Looking for Child Care

Let's Grow Kids has developed a web form to help collect information to connect the families of essential workers with child care in schools and licensed child care programs that are operating to provide services now through April 6, 2020, while school dismissal and general child care service closures are in effect. Families can also call 2-1-1 ext. 6.

Eligible families can complete the form and the State, through the Agency of Education for school-aged children through grade 8 and Child Development Division for younger children, will work to connect essential workers who need child care with options for their children. Essential workers who need help finding child care should visit: or call 2-1-1 ext. 6

Information for Child Care, Preschool and Afterschool Programs

Guidance Documents

Financial Supports for Child Care Programs Related to COVID-19

Information for Children's Integrated Services (CIS) Partners

Information for CDD Grantees and Contractors

Contact Us

Steven Berbeco, Deputy Commissioner
Child Development Division (CDD)
280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-1040
Phone: (802) 241-3110 or 1-800-649-2642
Fax: (802) 241-0846

DCF Public Records Requests
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