SERVING CLAY, CRAWFORD, EDWARDS, EFFINGHAM, FAYETTE, JASPER, JEFFERSON, LAWRENCE, MARION, RICHLAND, WABASH & WAYNE COUNTY
Project CHILD - Caring How Illinois Lives Develop
Project Child is a child care resource and referral agency based in Mt. Vernon, IL and serving the Southern Illinois counties of Clay, Crawford, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Jefferson, Lawrence, Marion, Richland, Wabash and Wayne. We are a part of the Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies. We are a grant funded program administered through Rend Lake College by the Illinois Department of Human Services.
Project CHILD administers the Illinois Child Care Assistance Program for parents in the counties we serve. In addition, we provide a wide range of support services for child care professionals, parents and public agencies involved in early childhood education. Some examples of services we provide include: