Child Care Facilities
Certified Family Child Care Homes
The child care business is in a single family home, usually the provider’s home. Provider may hire assistant(s).
A maximum number of 12 children are allowed in care. Children may be any age, as long as the appropriate staff/child ratio is met.
Marion County Environmental Health and Child Care Division must inspect and approve home prior to children being in care. Both reinspect annually.
The provider, all residents, staff, substitutes and frequent visitors over 18 years of age must be enrolled in CCD’s Criminal History Registry.
Certified Child Care Centers
The child care business is in a facility that has met zoning, occupancy and building code requirements, usually a commercial building.
Maximum number of children depends on square footage of building, number of qualified staff and various other factors. Center’s certification from CCD will reflect maximum number of children allowed in facility.
Marion County Environmental Health, Fire Department, and Child Care Division must inspect and approve facility prior to children being in care. All reinspect annually.
All staff over the age of 18 must be enrolled in CCD’s Criminal History Registry.
Oregon Employment Department - Child Care Division
OHA - Healthy Child Care
Child Care Center Plan Review Application