Accreditations & Affiliations
Not every child care and education facility is same and in order to distinguish EduCare Learning Center as a provider of high quality service, we have sought and achieved National Accreditation! This in-depth process requires EduCare to demonstrate and document success, not only to our parents and children, but also to a team of trained child care professionals. EduCare is proud to be accredited by or affiliated with the following local, state and national organizations:
Early Learning Coalition of Florida’s Heartland
The vision of the ELCFH is that each child will have a strong early foundation to promote a lifetime of success. The primary function of the ELCFH is to administer School Readiness and Voluntary Pre-kindergarten services to Charlotte, DeSoto, Hardee and Highlands Counties.
Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida
The Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida serves the families of Collier, Glades Hendry and Lee Counties. Its goal is to make certain that children ages birth to five and beyond, have access to high quality early education experiences to cultivate their natural enthusiasm for learning.
Gold Seal Quality of Care: Florida Dept. of Children and Families (DCF)
In 1996, the Florida Legislature established the Gold Seal Quality Care program to acknowledge child care facilities that are accredited by nationally recognized agencies and whose standards reflect quality in the level of care and supervision provided to children
N.E.C.P.A. Accredited: National Early Childhood Program Accreditation
NECPA Accreditation a process which involves parents, staff and program management all to working together to reach for a higher level of quality The result of Accreditation is improved quality, both in the developmental program for young children and in the health and safety of the environment.
Member: Florida Association for Child Care Management (FACCM)
FACCM is a professional organization of providers dedicated to ensuring quality in the early learning industry through advocacy, education, and accreditation. FACCM is unique in its approach to fulfilling its mission statement, in that the board is made up of owners, operators and child advocates who walk in the same shoes as the members.
Member: National Association for the Education of the Young (NAEYC)
NAEYC promotes high-quality early learning for all children, birth through age 8, by connecting practice, policy and research. We advance a diverse, dynamic early childhood profession and support all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children.