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Professional Development Training

Committed to the success of early child care providers since 1969.

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Take the next step in your early childhood career with IAFC.

At Illinois Action for Children, we are dedicated to empowering early childhood professionals across Cook County to thrive in their roles. Our comprehensive professional development programs are designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge, and resources needed to make a lasting impact on children’s lives. We offer health and safety, Excelerate, and statewide affiliate trainings, as well as activity-based trainings for providers looking for a more interactive experience.

Convenience Meets Community: Access Training Near You

With IAFC, you don’t have to travel far to advance your career. Our trainings are conveniently offered across Cook County, in collaboration with community partners. Connect with fellow providers, expand your network, and access quality training right in your neighborhood.