Resource Dev Specialists

RDS offer training for child care providers in their region, welcome you to the child care business, and can answer your questions, provide support, resources and referrals. They are housed in their regional Community Child Care Support Agency.

Contacts are listed alphabetically by region, if you click on the bold text it provides contact information:
• Addison ~ Middlebury
Amethyst Peaslee, Mary Johnson Children’s Center, 81 Water St., Middlebury, VT 05753, Tel: 388-4304, Fax: 388-3063.
• Bennington ~ Bennington
Sharon Harrington, Bennington County Child Care Association, 226 Union Street; PO Box 829, Bennington VT 05201-8057 Tel: 802-447-6938, Fax: 447.6487
• Caledonia/S. Essex ~ St. Johnsbury
Kim Buxton, Kingdom County Child Care Connection (KCCCC) at Umbrella, 1222 Main St, Suite 301, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819, Tel: 748-1992 or 1-800-916-8645, Fax: 748-1405
• Chittenden ~ Burlington
Meghan Flanders (ext. 40); Amy Conant (ext 19), Child Care Resource, 181 Commerce St., Williston, VT 05495, Tel: 863-3367 or 800-339-3367, Fax: 863-4202
• Franklin/Grand Isle ~ St. Albans
Michelle Trayah (393-6591); Children Youth and Family Services, 130 Fisher Pond Rd, St. Albans, VT 05478, Tel: 524.6554 or 1.800.834.7793, Fax: 524-1126.
• Lamoille ~ Morrisville
Lorraine Patterson, Lamoille Family Ctr., 480 Cadys Falls Rd., Morrisville, VT 05661, Tel: 888-5229, Fax: 888-5392.
• Orange/N. Windsor ~ Hartford
Chris Pressey-Murray, Cindy Binzen, Child Care Project, 17 ½ Lebanon St., Suite 2, Hanover, N.H. 03755, Tel: 603-646-3233 or 800-323-5446, Fax: 603-646-0197.
• Orleans/N. Essex ~ Newport
Ines Abdelnour, NEKCA/PCC, 70 Main St., PO Box 346, Newport, VT 05855, Tel: 334-4072, Fax: 334-4079.
• Rutland ~ Rutland City
Rosie Piontek, Tel: 747-0033 (ext. 204).
• S. Windsor/N. Windsor ~ Springfield
Kim Kiniry, Springfield Area Parent Child Center, 2 Main St., No. Springfield, VT 05150, Tel: 886-5242 (ext. 248), Fax: 886-2007.
• Washington ~ Montpelier
Claire Berry (ext.123) or Rebecca Johnston (ext 122):The Family Center of Washington County, 383 Sherwood Dr, Montpelier, VT 05602, Tel: 262-3292, Fax: 262-6071.
• Windham ~ Brattleboro
Nancy Witherill, Windham Child Care Assoc., 130 Birge St., Brattleboro, VT 05301. Tel: 254-5332 or 1-866-254-5332