Resources for Early Learning Providers

Are you a current child care provider or interested in opening a child care facility in your community?

Pennsylvania offers a variety of programs to expand the availability and improve the quality of child care, including:

  • PA Keys Keystone STARS/Keys to Quality

Links/Additional Resources for Providers

Links for Providers

ELRC Provider Brochure

ABC of Early Child Development

This World Bank site is a knowledge base on early child development designed to assist task managers, practitioners, program designers, and decision makers in their efforts to promote the healthy growth and development of children from birth to age 8.

National Child Care Association (NCCA)

NCCA has a bibliography of child care resources and an accreditation program outlining program standards, evaluation and recognition.

Early Intervention Technical Assistance

The Pennsylvania Early Intervention Web site includes State Interagency Coordinating Council/Local Interagency Coordinating Council information and the EI Newsletter, which discusses the important issues and best practices in providing early intervention services to young children and their families.

If you cannot find the information you need, please Contact DHS.