ALICE is an acronym for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed- households that earn more than the Federal Poverty Level, but less than the basic cost of living. Connections is a program that assists families with their financial needs to pay for the cost of child care. Payments support child care costs for children who are …
At a Parent Café event, parents bring their children and enjoy a delicious meal together. After, children will have separate activities set up for them with quality childcare staff, rated by Youngstar to ensure a safe environment. During this time, parents will discuss different parenting topics in groups. Throughout the time together, the groups will rotate …
YoungStar is Wisconsin’s child care quality rating and improvement system. We give parents the tools and information they need to raise happy, healthy kids. And, we help preschools, home-based programs, learning centers, and other child care providers give children safe, nurturing places to grow. How do we do it? By objectively measuring child care quality. …
Redleaf National Institute This web site is for family child care providers who want to be more successful as business owners. It is also for trainers, tax preparers, and organizations that assist providers in dealing with business issues.
Wisconsin Child Care Administrators Association (WCCAA) Wisconsin Child Care Administrators Association is a group of administrators in early childhood who work together to improve the well-being of administrators, staff, and the children they care for across the state of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Family Child Care Association (WFCCA) WFCCA is a statewide organization of family child care providers and their supporters, formed to provide support, involvement and communication with others in the profession since 1982.
National Association for Family Child Care NAFCC is the national membership organization working with more than 400 state and local family child care provider associations in the United States.
Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (WECA) Wisconsin’s Early Childhood Association (WECA) is a statewide nonprofit organization serving as a professional association whose members care for and educate Wisconsin’s children, aged birth to eight. They are an affiliate of NAEYC.
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) The National Association for the Eduction of Young Children (NAEYC), is a nonprofit professional organization of more than 100,000 members dedicated to improving the quality of care and education provided to our nation’s young children.