Parent Voices

Parent Voices is a parent-led grassroots organization fighting to make quality child care affordable and accessible to all families. Parent Voices has a growing number of chapter organizations of parents across California.…

Child Care Resource and Referral Agency

Child care resource and referral agencies offer referrals and information for parents and child care providers in your local community in California.

The California Child Care Resource & Referral Network compiles data about the state and each of the 58 …

Americans with Disabilities Act

Title III of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

makes it illegal for public accommodations, including child care providers, to discriminate against children with disabilities.


Title II of the ADA

makes it illegal for any public entity, including the …

Know the Law About Who May Pick a Child Up From Child Care in California

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Know the Law If Licensing Finds a Problem in Your Family Child Care Home

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professional advice. It is

Legal Issues for Family Child Care Providers – Housing and Property Law

Legal Issues for Family Child Care Providers – Licensing Requirements and Policies

Legal Issues for Family Child Care Providers – Mandated Child Abuse Reporters

This article describes the rights and responsibilities of licensed family child care providers as  mandated child abuse reporters in California. The intimate relationship that a caregiver develops with a family may enable the provider to pick up early warning signals …