WELCOME TO THE MEMBERSHIP PAGE!
Tier I Membership is open to legally licensed family child care providers residing in Dakota County. Membership includes
training, voting privileges, serving on the Executive Board, serving as a committee chair, participation in Toy Coop and the
Mentor Program. 323 members.
Tier II Membership is open to persons working as/with family child care providers; legally unlicensed providers, second
adults, employees of in-home family providers, substitutes used by in-home child care providers, legally licensed family
child care providers not presently residing in Dakota County and any persons in the child care field. Membership includes
training, working on committees and participation in Toy Co-op.
All memberships are valid a 12-month period beginning from the month it was purchased, or 24 months when a two-year
membership is purchased, or 36 months when a three-year membership is purchased. If you renew your membership early,
it will added to your current expiration date. Membership dues is non-refundable.
Why Should I Join?
|Training: A minimum of 20 trainings per year in Apple Valley, Eagan, Hastings, Rosemount and Mendota Heights.
All-County trainings are offered twice a year.
that can be viewed by potential clients.
Membership: Two types of memberships are available.
who are able to answer questions for other family child care providers. The One-on-One
Mentor Program builds a relationship between an experienced provider and an inexperienced provider
which focuses on the needs of the inexperienced provider.
relax and have fun.
Recognition Ceremony at the spring conference. One nominee will be selected as Outstanding Provider of
child care unions.