LPC Mandates

Support Providers
Training and professional development of child care providers

Collaborate with community and government agencies to provide families with the best possible child care options.

Promote Services
Promote access to quality child care and development services.

Develop Priorities
Develop local priorities for allocation of state and federal child care funds

Assess Needs
Assess the County’s overall child care needs once every five years.

Prepare Plan
Prepare Countywide Child Care Plan to mobilize public and private resources.

“Equality is leaving the door open to everyone who has the means to approach it;
Equity is ensuring there is a pathway to that door for those who need it”

Carolyn Belden ” Equity vs. Equality”