Quality Care Connections

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Apply now for QCC's Special Needs Focus Child Care Nework!

Committed participants will enjoy fun and engaging trainings, cohort meetings, and site visits as well as the opportunity to enroll in ALL of Quality Care Connections trainings for free for the duration of the 18-month program. Don't miss this great opportunity to gain knowledge, skills, and confidence working with children who are experiencing special needs. Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 23! Applicants must be enrolled in the Oregon Registry. For more information, please contact Kristen Helton at 541-463-3308

Click here for an application.

Professional Development Services for
Lane County's Early Learning Workforce


Family Connections is now Quality Care Connections

Register for upcoming training opportunities

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.

About Quality Care Connections

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.

Poster of mission, vision, values