• 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.
    • Consulting, coaching, and support.
    • Individualized behavior support plans.
    • Information and referral of materials or resources for providers and/or parents.
    • Professional development opportunities with provider licensure hours.

    Want to know more about the Child Care Collaborative? View the FAQ Document or PowerPoint Presentation.

    There is no fee associated with the Child Care Collaborative, complete the online application or call 763-506-6187 for more information.

Articles and resources for Child Care Providers

  • Eight rules for working with multi-age groups

  • Using a calm-down area at home

  • Understanding emotional development: “All About Me!”

  • Child care challenges: separation anxiety tips

  • Do's of teaching your child to cope with anger

  • Contact

    Child Care Collaborative
    2727 N. Ferry St., Anoka, MN 55303
    Phone: 763-506-6187