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Child care staff and operators

Incentives, accreditation, certification, funding and other supports.

Services and information

Wage top-up and professional development funding is available to support certified child care professionals.

How to apply to become an approved family day home and access the associated support and resources.

Know when and how to appeal Children's Services decisions about child care licences and how to take part in an appeal hearing.

Become a certified child care professional.

Licensed and approved child care programs can submit their monthly claims online for all subsidy, wage top-up, and professional development funding payments.

Get a licence to start a facility-based child care program in Alberta, and find all the resources, forms and templates you will need.