Family Child Care Networks

Join a local Network of home-based family child care business owners where your voice and leadership will influence policy, economic, and regulatory environments impacting your small business and the children and families you care for.

A family child care network is an interconnected group of Home-Based Child Care Business Owners that gathers to enhance supports for home-based child care, including quality, access to services, and sustainability.

Are you a Home-Based Child Care Business Owner interested in joining a Family Child Care Network in your region? Reach out to the FCCN Hub in your area to learn more and get connected!

Arbor Circle
Crystal Park –
Counties: Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Oceana, Ottawa

Bethany Christian Services of Michigan
Kim Sturgeon –
Counties: Calhoun, Kalamazoo, Kent
*Bethany Christian Services specifically supports language-diverse (non-English, non-Spanish) home-based child care businesses in the above counties.

Child Care Network
Carey Wilson –
Counties: Genesee, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, Washtenaw

Empowered Community Outreach Services
Najwa Dahdah –
Counties: Macomb, Oakland, Wayne

First Steps Kent
Kristen Sobolewski –
Counties: Kent

Great Start to Quality – Kent ISD
Jaime Mueller –
Counties: Kent

Southwest Child Care Resource & Referral
Aubrie Burns –
Counties: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, Van Buren

United Way of Northwest Michigan
Mary Manner –
Counties: Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grant Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Wexford

Vibrant Futures
Barbara Berens –
Counties: Barry, Ionia, Kent, Mecosta, Montcalm

Don’t see your county represented in the above list? Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining a network should one develop in your region. Gathering this information will support ECIC to understand where other FCCNs could be developed around the state!