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Programs & Services

Child and Family Resource Center

CFRC Fee-for-Service Programs

CFRC child care is available for students, faculty, and staff of the University of Nevada, Reno. To qualify for CFRC services, students must be enrolled in at least six credits with a degree program, and faculty and classified staff must work at least .50 FTE. Final decisions on enrollment will reflect the CFRC's commitment to serve children of diverse backgrounds and to maintain a balance of boys and girls. Preference is given to returning families and siblings.

Tuition

There is a $50.00 registration fee. Tuition is calculated on a sliding fee scale based on annual household income and the age group of the child.

Infant/Toddler Program

The infant/toddler program provides care for children from birth to age three. Close relationships are built with each child through the care giving routines. In order to help children feel secure in their world, primary caregivers are consistent, following a group of children from birth through age two.

Preschool Program

The preschool program services children ages 3-5 years. The curriculum is developed based on the interest of the children. The hands on activities encourage the children to be actively involved in the learning process.

Kindergarten/First Grade Program

The state licensed mixed age kindergarten/first grade is a full day, full year program that gives children many hands on opportunities to learn and explore their environment while gaining the skills that they will need to succeed in second grade.

Summer Day Camp

The Summer Day Camp serves children ages 5-11 years for eight weeks each summer. The activity based camp gives children many opportunities to learn new skills and make new friendships.

Early Head Start

UNR Early Head Start is a comprehensive child development program serving low income families with children birth to age 3 and pregnant women. Both center based and home based programs are available. For more information or to fill out an application, please click here.

Special Milk Program

The Child & Family Research Center is a participant in the Special Milk Program. Milk is provided daily to all children at no additional fee.

Campus Child Care Connections

Choosing child care is one of the most important and difficult decisions parents make. Campus Child Care Connections can support parents in making an informed choice. Services provided include:

  • Information on how to choose quality child care
  • Support for parents making child care choices
  • Referral to Network family day care providers
  • Referral to other community child care options
  • Access to early childhood resource materials

Questions about these services or other community child care issues can be directed to Michelle Gehlert at (775) 784-4400 or mgehlert@unr.edu.

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Important Notice

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write:
USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call:
(800) 795-3272 or (202)720-6372 (TTY).

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