Engaging Family Child Care Providers in Quality Improvement Systems
This brief is part of a series to engage family child care (FCC) providers in quality improvement initiatives. It addresses three questions related to building systems that are inclusive of FCC providers: (1) What challenges do states have to overcome to effectively reach out to FCC providers? (2) What can we learn from past studies and initiatives with FCC providers that can inform future efforts? and (3) What outreach and recruitment practices effectively engage FCC providers in quality improvement initiatives? It includes sample strategies.