What is Community Care Licensing?

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As a childcare provider that works in a school or center. You are required to get live scanned and register through the department of Social Services Licensing Program. Here is information regarding the program for parents and providers looking to learn more. 


The core mission of the Child Care Licensing Program is to ensure the health and safety of children in care. The Child Care  Licensing Program strives to provide preventive, protective, and quality  services to children in care by ensuring that licensed facilities and providers meet established health and safety standards through monitoring facilities,  providing technical assistance, and establishing partnerships with  providers, parents, and the child care community.
 

The Child Care Licensing Program provides oversight and enforcement for  licensed Child Care Centers and Family Child Care Homes through 14  Regional Offices located throughout California. 

All children and families, regardless of age, ethnicity, cultural  background, socioeconomic status, or ability, are afforded the same  protections under the law and regulations for child care facilities.