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Scholarship Support

Arapahoe County Early Childhood Council is pleased to offer scholarship funds for training and equipment required to acquire a permanent Child Care License from the State of Colorado Division of Child Care or to assist with costs related to retaining a permanent license. 

Provider must provide a suitable in-kind or cash match.

Professional Development

Do you know about the Mandatory Training Required for Family Child Care Workers?

ACECC offers a variety of professional development opportunities throughout the year.  View our provider training calendar for upcoming training availability.

Additionally, Pre-Licensing classes, Medication Administration, Universal Precautions, CPR and First Aid classes are offered through A Caregiver Network. To register for any of their classes you can do so on their website.

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Arapahoe County Family Child Care Associations

A Caregiver Network

A Caregiver Network, is a nonprofit organization founded for
the purpose of raising the quality of child care through support and
training opportunities. Effective January 1, 1998, we became a
nonprofit organization registered with the Colorado Secretary of State.
Our membership base is comprised of licensed family child care
professionals, licensed child care center directors/staff/owners, and
early childhood advocates.

ACGN Trike-a-Thon Event

ACGN Trike-a-Thon Event

ACGN Easter Egg Hunt

ACGN Easter Egg Hunt

ACGN Hurried Provider Training

ACGN Hurried Provider Training

Arapahoe County Family Child Care Association

ACFCCA is a non-profit association for licensed child care professionals who work for the benefit of the children in care, fellow providers, and our community's needs. Licensed family child care is a vital part of every community. Child care providers are only now beginning to receive the recognition that they have long deserved.