Family Child Care Network

Want to know what we are up to? Stay in touch with the Collaborative and keep up with the latest developments in our Family Child Care Network!

Nebraska Early Childhood Exchange
Join NECC’s Family Child Care Network by creating a free account with the Nebraska Exchange, and receive a variety of business and classroom resources at no cost.

Collaborative Communications
Sign-up for NECC’s Family Child Care Network mailing list to receive announcements and updates on upcoming trainings, funding opportunities, professional development opportunities, and innovations in child care.

Social Media
Follow and engage with NECC on social media!
Facebook     Twitter     Instagram     LinkedIn

Family Child Care Network Newsletter
Stay up to date on all news and tips with our bi-monthly Family Child Care Network newsletter.

Elevate Pre-Conference Networking
Attend a pre-conference networking event that allows you to connect and share ideas with providers from across the state.

No matter where you are in your professional journey, NECC is here to help. Whether you are a new provider looking for support through licensing, or a child care veteran looking to refresh your business plan, Tier 2 providers gain access to a plethora of professional development opportunities.

Tier 1 Services PLUS the following

Business Training and Consultation
10-Week, 30-Hour Business Series supports and encourages strong business practices for family child care providers.

Professional Development
Professional development opportunities designed to meet the specific needs of child care providers, offered at no cost.

T.E.A.C.H.
Scholarships to support early care and education professionals in earning a degree in early childhood education.

Innovation Ambassador
Join our list of innovators who are paid to test the newest, most promising strategies in the field.

Licensing Toolkit
Materials, mentorship, and support through the licensing process to help meet health and safety standards and state licensing requirements.

Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential
Our high-touch approach brings CDA classes and coaching to completion for providers at no cost.

Our most in-depth services. Not only do you receive access to all of Tier 1 and Tier two, but joining Tier 3 means utilizing our technology platform-powered by Wonderschool, tax preparation support, hands-on mentoring, funds to support your business, and much more!

Tiers 1 & 2 Services PLUS the following

Wonderschool
A proven software platform including a suite of marketing tools, group discounts on liability insurance, and ongoing assistance for business management and payment collection.

Tax Preparation
Expert tax services provided by an accountant with experience specific to child care accounting.

Mentoring
A Family Child Care Network Specialist will work individually with you to identify resources and opportunities for quality improvement. This person helps you troubleshoot challenges and is a support system you can turn to when you don’t have an answer.

The Elevate Fund
Exclusive access to funds that support you as you continue your journey to higher quality. Funds can be used for: Technology, Education Materials, Professional Development, Facility/Home Improvements.

Bulk Purchasing
Access to bulk purchasing and discounted supplies delivered directly to your door with no cost to ship.

Elevate
Receive complimentary registration to NECC’s business summit for child care providers that features keynote speakers and industry experts. Educational topics include finance, marketing, business operations, and more.

Get Started!

To get started with NECC’s Family Child Care Network, register with the Nebraska Exchange today!
Register Here

We Want to Hear From You!

If you have questions about NECC’s Family Child Care Network, please reach out to us at fccn@nebraskaearly.org.