HCCA Project Goals

  • Safe, healthy child care environments for all children, including those with special needs
  • Health, nutrition, and safety education for children, their families, and child care providers

Child care should provide:

  • plenty of interaction with the child.
  • lots of loving touch, holding, and hugs.
  • stable relationships and same faces.
  • a safe, healthy environment.
  • plenty of attention and praise.
  • new, exciting experiences.
  • conversation and communication.
  • lots of play activities with the care provider.
  • music and singing.
  • opportunities for reading and looking at pictures.

Page last updated: April 11, 2017