Welcome to ACCA
Arizona Child Care Association’s Mission To represent private, licensed child care centers statewide and to promote affordable, quality early care and education that meets the needs of Arizona’s families and children.learn more about our History Bruce Liggett – Executive Director read biography ACCA is supported by a dynamic Board of Directors see... [Read More...]
August 10, 2013 – by Stephanie Innes Jasmine Bryant is about to start training to be a nursing assistant and is looking for a part-time job. But both plans will be scrapped if the single Tucson mom cannot find care for her 4-year-old. “If I have no one to watch her, I can’t work. I am stuck,” says Bryant, 21, who has endured... [Read more...]
ACCA Letter to Governor Brewer
Dear Governor Brewer, As child care providers and advocates, we thank you for proposing $9.6 million from the General Fund for child care for FY 2014. As businesses and community-based child care providers, we see first-hand the value of child care assistance. After four years of reductions, in a highly competitive funding year, thank you for the acknowledgement... [Read more...]
Update on DES FundingStatus of State Subsidy – May 10, 2013 Read More
Quality FirstQuality First Information and Materials
On June 14, 2011, First Things First (FTF) staff presented information about the overall direction of FTF, Quality First (QF) and Financing quality in early learning. The first document provides the background,...Read More
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Public AffairsSenate Approved Budget Provides Additional Child Care Funding Are You a Member?
Partnership with ECECEarly Care & Education Consortium
The Early Care and Education Consortium is a non-profit alliance of America’s leading providers of quality early learning programs. Consortium members operate over 8,000 licensed centers caring for and educating nearly 800,000 children every day across the country. The Early Care...Read More?