Mail and Web-based lessons provide professional development opportunities for practitioners. The Better Kid Care Distance Education Program helps childcare providers maintain their PA Department of Public Welfare certificate of compliance or registration.
Meets Keystone STARS standards for new staff
Better Kid Care Mentoring Line – if you have questions about caring for other people's children.
101 Snack Ideas (pdf)
Child Care… Is it the Job for Me? – A decision-making video designed for individuals interested in opening a home-based childcare business.
Child Care Options for Employers – A handbook of effective strategies for recruitment and retention
Caring Ideas resource pages
The Basics for Caring for Children in Your Home
Family Time / Work Time – a monthly publication to share with your families.
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