Child Care Supply Improvement Act

Have you heard anything about this Child Care Supply Improvement Act? Many providers have not, yet it's about family child care and supporting those that provide this service that is so important for families across the country. For FCCAM in our support of family child care providers in Maine, this is an example of the importance … Continue reading Child Care Supply Improvement Act

Child Care is a Priority! National Call-in Day 5/18

Thanks to past calls to urge Congress to prioritize child care, we won a modest increase in funding for child care in 2017. But our work isn’t done. Congress is moving on to the 2018 budget, and we need to push for even larger investments. Thursday, May 18 is a nationwide call-in day, asking U.S. … Continue reading Child Care is a Priority! National Call-in Day 5/18

NAFCC Observer Training is coming to Maine in April ’17

For those who are Accreditated or going through the process now you know how important the observation at the conclusion of the self-study is.  The individuals who have volunteered to provide these observations have met specific eligibility requirements established by NAFCC, including taking a two-day Observer Training. In 2017, Observer Trainings will be held in 3  New … Continue reading NAFCC Observer Training is coming to Maine in April ’17