Research Brief #2: Trends in Family Child Care Home Licensing Regulations and Policies for 2014

Using data compiled from state child care licensing regulations and the results of a survey of state licensing agencies administered by the National Association for Regulatory Administration, this brief examines the state of licensing family child care homes in 2014 and identifies trends that have become apparent during several years of data collection. The findings provide evidence that States are making positive changes in their licensing requirements and policies to protect the health and safety of children in out-of-home care.

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  • Professional Development
    • Training and Professional Development Requirements
  • Protecting Children's Health and Safety
    • Health and Safety Requirements and Standards
    • Licensing Administration
    • Monitoring and Enforcement
    • Supporting Health and Wellness
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