University of Illinois Urbana‑Champaign

IECAM for the Child Care Community

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  • Database Search Database searches produce instant Excel spreadsheets for selected areas, years, early childhood services/programs, and demographics. Use this search for data on:
    • licensed child care centers
    • licensed family child care homes
    • IDHS Child Care Assistance Progam (CCAP)
    • child care program accreditations
    • child care centers and homes providing school-age care (before/after school)
    • You can also do a multiyear search that lets you compare tabular data for a single data type (PFA, Head Start, etc.) over multiple years. Great for identifying trends and changes over time.
  • Regional Reports IECAM's regional reports provide custom data for various geographic regions in Illinois. 
  • Early Care and Education Services Map for Illinois
  • Curated Data, Maps, and Charts Maps, charts, and additional data collections to inspire insight and discovery
  • Illinois Early Childhood Dashboard This dashboard provides maps and charts for topics such as workforce compensation, KIDS assessment results, program enrollment, credentials and endorsements, and more.

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