Southern New Hampshire Services, Inc.
Toll-Free 1.800.322.1073
(603) 668-8010

Child Care Resource and Referral

Do you need help finding child care?

Child Care Resource & Referral can help!

Southern NH Services, Inc. offers FREE & CONFIDENTIAL Child Care Resource and Referral Services (CCR&R). SNHS CCR&R provides services to families and early childhood professionals out of five office locations covering Carroll, Coos, Grafton, Rockingham, Strafford and Southern Hillsborough County.

Services Provided:

For Families:

  • FREE referrals to child care providers who meet the needs of you and your family
  • Information about how to choose high quality child care
  • Referrals to other community agencies if you have concerns about your child
  • Information about financial assistance to help pay for child care

For Early Childhood Professionals:

  • Information and support for licensing, credentialing, and accreditation
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Director and Leadership Collaborative Groups
  • Conference and training opportunities
  • Resources and information about local, state, and national child care related issues
  • Technical Assistance and Support
  • Professional Development


The services described here are offered under an agreement with the State of NH-DHHS-DCYF-CDB with funds provided in part by the State of NH. Please keep in mind that CCR&R provides information NOT recommendations. CCR&R does not endorse any specific program or provider. It is your responsibility to choose the option that best suits your needs and those of your child.

 SNHS Child Care Resource & Referral Program

Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm


Office Locations & Staff


Child Care Resource & Referral

Training & Technical Assistance

610 Sullivan Street, Room #301
Berlin, NH 03570
(603) 752-1327 or
1 (866) 261-7555
AnneMarie Brewer, Child Care Resource & Referral Specialist
(603) 752-1327
Shannon Quinn, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist
448 White Mountain Highway
Tamworth, NH 03886
(603) 323-7047 or
1 (866) 261-7555)
AnneMarie Brewer, Child Care Resource & Referral Specialist
(603) 323-7091
Shannon Quinn, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist
21 McKinley St.Rochester, NH 03087
(603) 430-4923 or
1 (800) 556-9300
Roseanne Arena, Child Care Resource & Referral Specialist
(603) 578-1386 x 32
Tracy Pond, Program Manager
4 Cutts St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 430-4923 or
1 (800) 556-9300
Roseanne Arena, Child Care Resource & Referral Specialist
(603) 431-2911, ext. 4931
Tamara Stanwood, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist
88 Temple St.
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 578-1386, ext 31 or
1 (855) 393-1731
Connie Davis, Child Care Resource & Referral Specialist
(603) 578-1386, ext. 32
Laurie Conrad, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist
88 Temple St.
Nashua, NH 03060
Tracy Pond, Program Manager
(603) 573-1386, ext 30

To search for care on-line using our automated system, please go to
and click on “families”



 Managing Legal Risks in Early Childhood Programs

A professional development day designed for directors, owners and administrators of Early Childhood Programs

Saturday, August 23: Tri-County CAP, 448 White Mountain Hwy., Tamworth
Saturday, September 6: Sonshine Preschool, 53 North Main St., Derry
Wednesday, September 10: Emmanuel Child Care Center, 24 Eastern Ave., Rochester

Download the workshop flyer HERE for complete details



Caring for Our Children

3rd Annual Health, Safety & Nutrition Conference

Saturday, September 27, 2014
Nashua Community College
505 Amherst St., Nashua NH

Download the conference brochure HERE for complete details


Download the Summer 2014 CCR&R Newsletter & Training Calendar HERE.

Instructions to register for trainings through the New Hampshire Professional Registry

SNHS CCR&R Confidentiality Policy

Any information shared with SNHS, Inc. CCR&R program will be kept confidential.  We do not sell or distribute it in any way. The information is stored in our database and may be used in statistical or anecdotal form to advocate on behalf of children, families, and child care.  The database is password protected and accessible only by authorized CCR&R representatives.