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Getting a License

What is Child Care

Child Care in North Carolina is defined as a program or arrangement where three or more children less than 13-years-old, who do not reside where the care is provided, receive care on a regular basis of at least once per week for more than four hours, but less than 24 hours per day, from people other than their guardians or full-time custodians, or from persons not related to them by birth, marriage, or adoption.

How Do I Get Licensed? 

Family Child Care Home (FCCH)

Child Care Center (CCC)

Pre-Licensing Workshops Schedule and Application:

Summer Day Camp

Child Care Rules and Law

 

 

 

 

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