• Child Care Collaborative 

    Child Care Collaborative teacher and child care provider with young childrenThe Child Care Collaborative is a FREE program for home-and center-based childcare providers within the Anoka-Hennepin school district boundaries. Providers are partnered with a licensed Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) teacher for support and to strengthen alignment between child care providers and Anoka-Hennepin Schools.

    The ECFE Child Care Collaborative program provides:

    • High-quality learning experiences.
    • Curriculum aligned with Anoka-Hennepin Schools.
    • Consulting, coaching, and support.
    • Information and referral of materials or resources for providers and/or parents.
    • Professional development opportunities with provider licensure hours.

    There is no fee associated with this program. Complete the online application or call 763-506-6171 for more information.

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  • Contact

    Child Care Collaborative
    2727 N. Ferry St., Anoka, MN 55303
    Phone: 763-506-1275