The data team at IECAM has updated the child care program accreditation data to include fiscal year 2017 (July 1 – June 30). The data can be accessed via our tabular data search. Data Source: Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (INCCRRA).
These data are available by state, county, township, IL House district, IL Senate district, US Congressional district, ISBE region, IDHS region, municipality, unit and elementary school district, ZCTA, Postal Zip Code, and Chicago Community Area.
The data include accreditation information related to these four accrediting organizations for licensed and license-exempt child care centers:
- National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
NAEYC accreditation page
- National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA)
NECPA accreditation: Click on one of the “Accreditation” options in the menu bar.
- Association for Early Learning Leaders (formerly the National Association for Child Care Professionals)
Accreditation page: Click on one of the “Accreditation” options in the menu bar.
- National Afterschool Association (NAA) — The NAA’s accreditation process has been transitioned to the Council on Accreditation (COA)
COA accreditation page
The data include accreditation information related to this accrediting organization for licensed family child care homes:
Source of definition: Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (INCCRRA)