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Quality Care Connections

Quality Care Connections is Lane County's Child Care Resource and Referral Agency. We support all child care providers in Lane County by providing training, information, coaching and resources. We also support families in referrals to child care options as needed.

Preschool Promise program is growing

Preschool Promise

Looking to offer Preschool Promise for the first time or add more slots to your existing Preschool Promise program? Applications for providers to apply are now open!

Preschool Promise is a publicly funded program serving children ages 3 to 4 years old from families with incomes at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. Approximately 3,756 children are currently enrolled in Preschool Promise programs in Oregon, and the state is adding more than 2,500 new preschool slots for eligible families in 2022.

Only new applicants or current Preschool Promise providers interested in adding slots need to apply. Learn more online about Preschool Promise or by attending a Preschool Promise webinar on Thursday, June 30. Deadline to apply: Thursday, July 21 at 11:59 p.m.

QCC Services

QCC information in Español

Interested in Becoming a Child Care Provider? Our staff will assist you in starting and maintaining your child care business.  We offer training, technical assistance, and information on pathways to licensure through the State of Oregon. Find out more information about becoming a child care provider.

Need help with your stabilization grant?

Find out more here about help with the stabilization grant.

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Childcare providers are looking for staff!

Proveedores de Cuidado Infantil En Busca de Trabajadores!

About QCC

Poster of mission, vision, values

QCC is Oregon's Child Care search engine. We help you navigate the child care system by providing referrals to child care providers in Lane and Douglas Counties. We will assist you in launching a child care business and provide support and training. Servicios en Espanol.

Mission: To provide equitable and accessible services and support to early learning professionals, ensuring that children and families in our community thrive.

Vision: A community in which a well-supported early learning workforce provides accessible quality care that meets the needs of a diverse population of children and families.

Values: Collaboration, Education, Integrity, Equity, Innovation.

Contact Quality Care Connections

Child and Family Education building on main campus
Quality Care Connections
Lane Community College
4000 East 30th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405

Campus Location: Building 24
Monday- Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
(closed on Fridays during summer term)