We are a statewide non-profit information and support organization of family child care providers in the state of Oregon. As such, we are open to all child care providers statewide. Our goal is to encourage child care professionalism by providing and/or promoting provider training for quality child care, good business practices, and risk reduction by actively cooperating with other public and private organizations to increase the resources, opportunities, and stature of family child care in Oregon. Our mission is: "To provide opportunities, resources, and recognition for the professional development of family child care providers. This support encourages providers to strive for excellence in caring for children."