Arizona Resources | Family Child Care Providers

You do great work in providing children with nurturing care from your home. As a Family Child Care Provider, you work independently with limited access to other early childhood professionals.

When you join the Arizona Early Childhood Workforce Registry, you’ll find yourself connected to a robust early childhood development community. You’ll start receiving our monthly newsletter with resources and tips to provide you with the support you need to achieve quality care.

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I simply shared with my teachers that by creating a Registry profile, they are validating their profession and legitimizing the work that they do and the early childhood profession. It was easy to fill out.

Family Child Care Provider Articles

Now Accepting Unofficial Transcripts

The Arizona Registry Admin Home now accepts unofficial transcripts from domestic colleges and universities. Documents from international (foreign) educational institutions

Registry Announcement & Promotion!

The Arizona Early Childhood Workforce Registry is now accepting Unofficial College Transcripts as documents for tracking Registry user’s education reports

Apply to Quality First

Quality First is now enrolling more early care and education programs – and wants to partner with you! Quality First supports

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Professional Development

Continue to improve your business and service offerings by attaining relevant certifications and attending local classes and events.


Achieving Quality Care

Differentiate yourself from other Family Child Care Providers by knowing evidence-based practices for caring and educating young children.


Early Childhood Community

Be a part of an early childhood community that can help answer your questions and lead you to additional resources, as well as connect you with other providers.



Use the Workforce Knowledge and Competencies to show how your business provides higher quality care and then market that to parents to grow your business.


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The average wait time for processing your college transcripts is 30 Days. For questions regarding your Registry account, please contact