Resources for In-Home Childcare Providers

Resources for In-Home Childcare Providers 2018-09-14T16:44:43+00:00
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.

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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

Click here for assessment tools, music, and coloring sheets.

Rice County Child Care Association

Local trainings and networking opportunities for Rice County Childcare providers.

More information: Contact Meghan Ernste (

United Providers Association

Monthly meetings between September and May for Childcare Providers. Classes offered count towards continuing education credits.

More information: Contact Amy Dougherty (

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.

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