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Licensed Providers

  • Licensed Providers

    If you are a licensed child care provider, or want to become one, learn more about licensing rules, find forms, resources, and much more.

    Become a Licensed Provider

License Exempt Providers

  • License Exempt Providers

    If you are a license exempt provider or interested in providing care for a child of a family member, friend or neighbor, you can learn more about the process, training and ways to provide high quality care.

    Become a License Exempt Provider

Professional Development

Professional Development

  • Professional Development

    Are you looking to learn more about caring for children? Find training across the state, both face-to-face and online, on MiRegistry. Track your training and education, as well.


    Search for Training


    Do you need help paying for your early childhood education? The T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® MICHIGAN program might be right for you!

    Learn about T.E.A.C.H.

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Start Panel

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Great Start to Quality

  • Great Start to Quality

    Great Start to Quality allows you to show families the quality of care you provide, as well as learn ways to improve. Find out more about how to get rated and improve the quality of your program.

    Learn how to get rated

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

  • The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) plays a vital role in improving the quality of child care programs by providing guidelines and financial support to programs who serve healthy food and offer nutrition education to children and families.

    Visit the CACFP site

Resources for Subsidy

  • Find information about providing care for a child who receives Child Development and Care (CDC) subsidy, including forms, checklists, the CDC Handbook, and more.


Child Development

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