is Family Child Care Homes of Rhode Island, Inc.?
We are an independent, non-profit statewide association that was formed in 1978 to assist family child care providers in imparting quality childcare, increasing their professionalism, and facilitating networking between both providers and organizations. FCCHRI, Inc. members are comprised of Certified Child Care Providers, Parents, and Family Child Care Advocates. Family Child Care Homes of Rhode Island, Inc. supports the belief that quality home based child care is an essential and desirable child care service for every community.
To support the highest standard of care for children in certified Family Child Care Homes through education, resources, professional development, recognition, networking opportunities and the endorsement of diversity of both Family Child Care Providers and the families that they serve.
To promote quality care for children by supporting providers needs through Community Resources, continuing education, provider networking, and our Bi-monthly newsletter “The Provider.”
To offer professional development opportunities through monthly association sponsored training and at our annual September Family Child Care Homes of Rhode Island, Inc. Conference.
To collaborate with child care organizations, state and federal officials, child care clients, government agencies and all others who will enhance society’s understanding of quality early childhood care and professionalism within Family Child Care.
To serve as an advocate for providers, children, and families utilizing Family Child Care services.
To raise the level of professionalism of Family Child Care Providers.
To acknowledge and protect cultural and ethnic diversity of providers and the children entrusted to them.
Family Child Care Homes of Rhode Island presents:
FCCHRI Annual Conference will be on Saturday, September 11, 2010
Tentatively at the Quonset "O" Club - 200 Lt. James Brown Road, North Kingstown, RI
Phone: (401) 885-2320
Please join us for a day of quality workshops, which you can take back and utilize in your facilities. Please click on the "Link" below for further information. We are looking forward to seeing you there!
Structure of Association…
The Association consists of Board Members, Committee Chairs, Statewide Regional Representatives, and Child Care Advocates. FCCHRI, Inc. strives to network with other state organizations that serve young children and their families in Rhode Island.
September 11, 2010
Quonset 'O' Club
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