Quality Improvement Funding

Accreditation Assistance

Accreditation is a voluntary process that provides child care programs the opportunity to provide quality care based on recognized standards of high quality.

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Training Stipends

Child care programs working toward and maintaining an ExceleRate Illinois Circle of Quality may apply for a training stipend for attending training required to obtain a Circle of Quality.

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Quality Improvement Training Cohort

Illinois Action for Children offers Cohort groups for child care programs working to improve the quality of care, working towards and maintaining an ExceleRate Illinois Circle of Quality.

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