Quality Child Care Matters (QCCM) for Providers

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Interested in joining the AVANCE Quality Child Care Matters (QCCM) program?

Why Join the AVANCE QCCM Program?

The QCCM program is a great way to expand your skills and knowledge, access helpful resources, and network with other family child care providers. Here's what you can expect:

Work on developing your business

Tools, resources, coaching, and professional learning to help grow your business (Ex: building a budget, marketing, knowledge of minimum standards)

Learn research-based approaches to child care

Learn more about early childhood development and apply this knowledge to curriculum and learning environments, access to resources that support high-quality child care environments

Join a strong network of family child care providers

Work together with other family child care providers in your community to build a strong support network

You’ll also work one-on-one with a mentor throughout the program to achieve your personal goals. Additionally, professional learning hours may be used for annual training hours.


"I am very pleased with all the services AVANCE provided. I have benefited from all the training classes that I have attended. AVANCE has been a great help for me. To my fellow friends and co-workers, AVANCE is a lifesaver. Again, I say thank you and keep up the great work and service."

Renee Cooley-Walker

Training and Professional Development

Joining the QCCM Program gives you access to unique training and professional development opportunities that cover a variety of topics, including:

Technology Orientation

Business Development

Safety Focus

Childhood Development

Curriculum Planning

Community Relationships

By participating in the QCCM Program, you won’t just enhance your skills. You’ll also become part of a supportive network where you can connect with like-minded professionals, share experiences, and build a sense of community.

Ready to Enroll?

The AVANCE QCCM Program offers family child care providers with the skills and knowledge to build and sustain high-quality child care businesses, enriching the lives of children and supporting families in their communities. Join us in changing the child care landscape and fostering a community of excellence for family child care and future generations.


Contact us to learn more and join the QCCM Program today!


Leticia Pérez

“¡El programa QCCM cambio mi vida! ¡Gracias por darme el empuje que me han dado! ¡Gracias por cambiar mi vida!”


Leticia vivió en Houston durante 31 años y se trasladó a Austin con sus tres hijos. Ante la necesidad de pagar la guardería, optó por cuidar a los niños de sus vecinos en casa. Su programa se distingue por promover la diversidad e inclusión, enseñando a los niños a aceptar distintas culturas y capacidades físicas, creando un ambiente de amor y unidad.

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