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Childcare

Calvin childcare rooms

The college has two on-campus childcare rooms and one nursing mother's room. Faculty, staff and students may bring their children, accompanied by a parent-selected caregiver to these rooms for short-term childcare use. Click here for a printable pdf map of locations of childcare rooms and baby changing stations. Nursing mothers unable to locate a private place, in close proximity to their work area, should contact human resources for assistance

External resources

Kent Regional Community Coordinated Childcare connects parents and employers to childcare providers and services in Ionia, Kent, Mecosta, Montcalm, Newaygo and Osceola Counties.

Children's resource network connects parents and employers to childcare providers and services in Allegan, Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Oceana and Ottawa Counties.

In-home child care resource sheet is a resource to help parents who are considering in-home childcare. These caregivers, sometimes referred to as relative-aides, are required to have a criminal and protective services background check.

Childcare resources

Calvin is committed to being a family friendly workplace. One of the areas where we show this commitment is through our childcare resources. We have two on-campus childcare rooms and one nursing mothers' room for short-term childcare use. You supply the childcare provider and we have provided the space. Please contact the human resources office at 616-526-6495 for use of this space.

Click on the map to be directed to a printable pdf map of locations of childcare rooms and baby changing stations.