DEVELOP Trainings Directory
DEVELOP offers training and quality improvement tools to support early learning & school-age care.
Scholarships/Financial Assistance: Cost varies. Some trainings are free.
More information: developtoolmn.org
ECFE Services for Home Childcare Providers
Receive monthly visits from our licensed staff, including fun circle time, stories, songs and art, as well as helpful resources for parents and relicensure hours for the provider.
Scholarships/Financial Assistance: This program is offered to Northfield childcare providers at no cost.
More information: Call the Northfield Community Resource Center (507-664-3750).
Mother Goose Time – Member Resources
Member resources for participating Mother Goose Time providers
Rice County Child Care Association
Local trainings and networking opportunities for Rice County Childcare providers.
More information: Contact Meghan Ernste (firstname.lastname@example.org).
United Providers Association
Monthly meetings between September and May for Childcare Providers. Classes offered count towards continuing education credits.
More information: Contact Amy Dougherty (email@example.com).
YMCA – Healthy Champs
Healthy Champs is a winter exercise opportunity for kids in licensed home daycares. Participation in these sessions counts toward ongoing licensure with Rice County. Transportation is available for Northfield and Dundas providers.
More information: northfieldymca.org/youth/healthy-champs