Opening a Child Care Program

Are you interested in opening a child care center or family child care home? The links below will help you learn about the steps you’ll need to take to open your business and get started on the path to quality child care.

Throughout these web pages, you will see “FCC Tip“ when information relates specifically to Family Child Care Homes, while information that relates specifically to Child Care Centers will be indicated by the phrase “Center Tip.”  

To access CCAoA’s interactive manuals on opening a family child care home or child care center, download the Family Child Care Business Guide or the Child Care Center Business Guide(Para acceder a estos recursos en español, busque la casilla de idioma en la parte superior de la página y seleccione “Español”.)

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Military Families

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