The Dakota County Family Child Care Association is a non-profit
organization of licensed family child care providers in Dakota
County, Minnesota.  DCFCCA serves and acts on behalf of all

  • To promote quality family child care through education and
    support for providers;

  • To promote the image of quality family child care in the
    community; and

  • To aid in communication between providers, Human
    Services, parents and the community.

Our Mission Statement:  The DCFCCA is committed to
promoting quality licensed family child care within the community
by offering providers affordable education and professional

Benefits for Providers
  • Educational Training
  • Networking
  • Free Marketing (Provider Directory)
  • Bi-Monthly Newsletter

Benefits for Families
  • Free Provider Directory
  • Guide to Choosing Quality Child Care
  • Program list of benefits of licensed family child care
Who We Are
Nominate your provider for the
2015 Provider of the Year Award!
Deadline is December 31, 2014.
Is your family child care provider a cut above
the rest?  Does he/she go out of his/her way
to handle him/herself and him/her business
with professionalism and care?  Have you
been looking for a way to give him/her the
recognition and praise he/she deserves?  
Well, now’s your chance!  The Dakota County
Family Child Care Association (DCFCCA)
is now accepting nominations for the
Outstanding Provider of the Year
Award, to be given out in March.
For an online submission form,
click here.