Assists families in obtaining community resources and quality, affordable child care to help children reach their greatest potential. Provides professional development opportunities for child care providers.
West Central Child Care Connection is a resource and referral agency dedicated to supporting children, families and the child care community by promoting options in accessibility, affordability and quality care.
National Association for the Education of Young Children www.naeyc.org
NAEYC promotes high-quality learning for all children, birth through age 8, by connecting practice, policy and research.
The Illinois Association for the Education of Young Children is a membership organization whose mission is to facilitate the optimal development of young children by advocating for the rights, needs, and well-being of young children and educating, supporting, and collaborating with individuals and organizations working in direct or indirect service to young children.