Membership Information
Who are we? 
A group of Professional Family Child Care Providers.

What is our mission?
The San Mateo county Family Child Care Association exists for the promotions of quality child care and  provider professional growth. 

What do we offer?
Information, support and training on important issues concerning Family Child Care Providers.

Who can belong?
Any licensed Child Care Provider in San Mateo County. Please complete an application.
A copy if your License will need to be sent for Verification.

Where and when do we meet?
Meetings are at 6:30PM on the first Thursday every other month next meeting January 2014.  No meetings in July, August or December.  Meetings are held at the 4C's building 330 Twin Dolphin Drive Redwood City, CA 94065..

We offer a very effective Child Care Referral Service.  Our placement expert gets several calls daily from parents seeking qualified Child Care. Members call the Referral Line to register their available openings.  The Referral Line number is: (650) 593-1800.  
We offer your program a free listing on our Website which includes your name, phone number, email address and your business website if applicable.  We provide a link from our website directly to yours.  

The Association offers many special programs for both providers and parents.  We offer workshops, seminars and guest speakers on many important topics such as taxes, car seat safety, SIDS, earthquake preparedness, etc.  

Bi -Monthly Meetings
A chance for you to meet fellow members, discuss your concerns, share ideas and obtain valuable information and materials for growing your business.  An array of merchandise is available such as forms, supplies, etc.  We also offer a lending library with a comprehensive selection of learning and reference publications.

Published twice a year members receive a newsletter featuring meeting schedules, business aids, training announcements,  activity ideas, recipes, safety tips, product recalls and valuable resource information.

Insurance Discount
As an Association member, you are offered a discount on your Child Care business liability insurance through our sponsor DCI Insurance.  You can reach DCI at (800) 624-0912.  For more information about DCI Insurance refer to our Sponsor Page.

Advice from your fellow Child Care Providers is always just a phone call away.  Many of our members have several years of experience they are eager to share with you.  Come to the meetings to find out!

Liaison between Providers and Community Care Licensing in order to promote a better understanding of the challenges of Child Care.  We help you interpret the regulations regarding licensed Child Care.

State Association Membership
You are automatically enrolled in the California Association for Family Child Care Quarterly newsletters highlight issues of importance to all Providers.

Legislation Updates
Notification of State Legislative actions concerning Child Care Providers.  Keep informed of what your lawmakers are doing!

We work to inform the community of the benefits of Family Child Care.

First Aid and CPR
A regular program of new and re-certification to keep you current on this important state requirement.

For More Information Contact
Maureen Harrigan 364-1327 

For an Application
Click here