Become a Licensed Family Child Care Provider

We have a rewarding career opportunity and financial supports for you!
• Do you have a passion for teaching and supporting the healthy development of infants, toddlers, and young children?
• Are you interested in working from the convenience of your home?
• Do you want to start your own business?
• Would you like to teach preschool at YOUR site for the new Universal Preschool (UPK) program?
The Early Childhood Council of the San Luis Valley can share how to become a licensed family child care home provider.
We will cover the steps in the process, cash incentives, grants, UPK and other key points for licensing.
Contact us if you are interested.
Please call the Council at 719-937-4010, or email Amanda Atencio at

For more information on State licensing requirements and guidelines, click here.