Child Care Quality


  • Improve and maintain the quality and quantity of early care and education programs and services.
  • Increase the skills, education levels, and professionalism of field.
  • Increase the compensation, wages, benefits, and working conditions for early childhood professionals through public awareness, policy, and funding efforts.
  • Increase parents/guardians knowledge and ability to understand the importance of early care and education, to be involved in their child's learning, and to make informed child care choices.
  • Improve the quality and availability of early care and education programs for children with special needs by supporting programs with strategies for successful inclusion.

    Agencies/Programs fully or partially funded by CCDF Quality Funds:

    • Children's Cabinet Child Care Resource & Referral
    • Las Vegas Urban League Early Childhood Connection
    • Nevada Child Care Licensing
    • NevAEYC T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Nevada
    • UNR Family Care Contract Network
    • WCSD The Nevada Registry and Early Learning Guidelines
    • Nevada Department of Education Office of Early Learning and Development


    Little boy painting while a little girl watches in the background.