Through the Child Care Consultation Program, individuals who are in-process of becoming licensed, newly licensed or expanding their family child care business will be connected with a friendly and experienced Child Care Consultant who will offer support and connections to local resources. Incentive dollars are also available to help programs be successful and sustainable!

This program is available to individuals in the following counties: Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Rice, Steele, Wabasha, and Winona.

Our next cohort will start in November. Space is limited! Please contact Gwen Lynch if you are interested in participating in the Child Care Consultation Program at at or (507) 287-2020 ext. 1501. For additional information, check out our website at