Thank you for the job you do

For those that are in the child care business. Our children are our finest treasures. It is a wonderful thing to take care of our children, keeping them safe, helping them grow and learn.


West Virginia Department of Health & Human Resources Early Care and Education Division

Contents include information about licensing regulations, opening a child care center, child care resource, and referral agencies.

Early Care Share WV

A West Virginia program with a resource-rich platform full of practical procedures, handbooks, templates and more to support Early Childhood Education programs.

West Virginia Legislature

West Virginia Legislature Live offers live webcasts of official legislative proceedings. You can read an up-to-date summary of daily legislative activities.


Online resource center for NAEYC and accreditation information

West Virginia Kids Count Fund

An organization that provides the most trusted data about the well-being of children and builds alliances to advocate for what kids need in the state of West Virginia.

Free Labor Law Posters

Go to WorkForce West Virginia under the Employer section; then click the Affirmative Action/Labor Law Poster tab. Then click Labor law Poster tab and order as many copies as you may need and they will be provided Free of Charge.

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

A professional organization which promotes excellence in early childhood education.

West Virginia Statewide Afterschool Network

The purpose is to create and sustain a statewide partnership to raise awareness of the importance and accessibility of high quality “out-of-school time” programs for all school-age children, share criteria of effective programs and best practices among providers and the public, and promote sustainability of such programs throughout the state.

Dedicated To Improving The Quality Of Child Care In West Virginia