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LISC Rhode Island Deputy Director Receives Early Childhood Advocate Award


Cindy Larson, Deputy Director, LISC Rhode Island, 2017 Recipient of the Early Childhood Advocate Award from RIAEYC. December 1, 2017 – Cindy Larson, Deputy Director of the Rhode Island office of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), was presented with the “2017 Sue Connor Special Friend of Rhode Island’s Children” award by the Rhode Island […]

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Workforce of Today-Workforce of Tomorrow, A LISC Leadership Forum with Dr. Katharine Stevens


What role does high quality child care play in strengthening Rhode Island business and building a strong workforce in our State? Join us as we explore this question with Dr. Katharine Stevens, author of the recently published U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation report, Workforce of Today, Workforce of Tomorrow. To register click here.

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Online Learning Modules


Our first online workshop, Creating Quality School Age Child Care Space, is officially ready! You can register to participate in this virtual learning opportunity on your own schedule and at your own pace. In order to access this learning module, you first need to register by clicking the button below.

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Certified Playground Safety Inspector Course & Exam


We are partnering with the Rhode Island Recreation and Parks Association and the National Recreation and Park Association to host a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) certification course and exam. This course is the most comprehensive training program on playground hazard identification and risk management methods offered nationwide. Upon completion of the CPSI course, participants will […]

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New Training Session This March!


Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey regarding upcoming trainings! Based on the overwhelming response, we will hold our first training session of the year on March 11th from 8:30am – 4:00pm on how to Maximize Outdoor time with Planning and Design: Playground Design and Low-Cost Solutions for Your Outdoor Play Space […]

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