Action for Children offers pre-licensing assistance and training to those who are interested in becoming licensed Family Child Care (FCC) providers.

Overview Sessions are offered as a one time, 2-3 hour session and content includes:

1. Requirements, policies, procedures and rules to become a licensed Type A or Type B FCC provider

2. Instructions on how to create a profile, apply, and properly navigate OCLQS

3. Review the required forms that are necessary to submit an application for licensure, including:

  • OPR
  • Education requirements
  • Written policies and procedures
  • Plan of operation
  • Disaster plan
  • Requisite medical forms

Our Technical Assistance Specialists also:

  • Help new applicants submit thoroughly completed applications
  • Assist with Corrective Action Plans (CAPs)
  • Complete pre-licensing desk reviews
  • Complete mock inspections/ CAPs

To learn more about our pre-licensing services, please email