Learn Tips on the Business of Child Care from the MS Small Business Development Center

We know that childcare providers wear many hats – educator, caregiver, and often: small business owner. Running a successful small business is frequently a learning experience, and the Mississippi Small Business Development Center can help you along that journey! On Monday, May 23, they’ll be hosting a free virtual class on how to best develop … Read more

Register Now for Mississippi Early Learning Resources Conference!

Our first annual Shared Services conference is on Saturday, June 11, 2022 from 8:00am – 5:00pm at the Eagle Ridge Conference Center in Raymond, Mississippi. Childcare providers, directors and other early childhood professionals are encouraged to attend. Registration costs $25 per person. Please make sure to register by FRIDAY, MAY 20TH. The Mississippi Early Learning … Read more

Childcare Providers May Apply for Child Care Strong Grants through January 31, 2022.

As of Wednesday, December 1, licensed or registered childcare providers in Mississippi can apply for Child Care Strong Grants. These grants come from federal American Rescue Plan funding, and are designed to help childcare providers with operating expenses. The Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS) is responsible for administering these grants. The application itself, as … Read more