Annual Conference

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2019 Conference (June 19-22, 2019)

Orlando, FL

  • FFCCHA is the host affiliate for the NAFCC Conference, therefore, we will not have our own state conference this year.  Instead, we encourage everyone to attend the NAFCC Conference at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando!  FFCCHA is offering partial registration scholarships to Florida provider and co-provider members who volunteer to serve as a hostesses (see below). FFCCHA will coordinate two Early Learning Home Environments training with tours of local family child care homes for pre-conference and the conference.  FFCCHA will have a fundraising booth in the Exhibit Hall.  Our annual FFCCHA General Meeting will be on Saturday afternoon, June 22 when we will install Full Board members and present our annual awards sponsored by FDCI.
  • Book your Hotel Room now at the Rosen Shingle Creek Orlando <– this link is for NAFCC conference attendees only for $159/night (plus tax) for 1 or 2 adults. Or contact the reservations department directly at 866-996-6338 or 407-996-6338 and ask for the NAFCC Conference rate. Come early or stay later for the same rate (NAFCC block June 12-26 based on availability).  NAFCC Room block Deadline is May 24, 2019
  • Pre-Conference Training:  Sessions for Pre-conference are on Wednesday, June 19, 2019.  Detail information coming soon in February.
  • Register for NAFCC Conference online for June 20-22, 2019.  If you have questions, please contact NAFCC at 801-886-2322.  Early Bird Special Registration Deadline is April 22. Regular rate deadline is May 20. Note: FFCCHA is offering partial registration scholarships to Florida provider and co-provider members and if accepted, FFCCHA will register you for the conference – see detail info below:
  • 2019 FFCCHA Volunteer Application For NAFCC conference – FFCCHA is offering partial registration scholarships to Florida provider and co-provider members who volunteered to serve as a hostesses.  Select the Type of Registration you are applying for: Full conference (Thurs-Sat) $129 of $229, you pay only $100  OR  Sat conference only, $104 of $175 you pay $71.  SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE is April 15.  Approved applicants applying for a partial registration scholarship will be required to volunteer about 3 hours.                     Volunteer Qualifications/Requirements: 
    1. Be a provider member of NAFCC and FFCCHA operating as a FL registered or licensed provider or Co-provider member of FFCCHA (must be valid thru June 30, 2019 (BEFORE you apply) Renew EARLY!  To verify membership: check date on your newsletter label or email Amanda Wallace
    2. Complete & submit scholarship form along with balance of the fee. NO Refunds.  Returned checks assessed a $47 fee.
    3. FFCCHA will register all qualifying applicants with NAFCC (check out the brochure online at www.nafcc.org)
    4. Attend a volunteer orientation via a conference call or webinar in June – exact date to be announced. 
    5. Attend the entire day(s) of conference and turn in a completed conference evaluation.
    6. Dress professional when serving your 3 volunteer hours (no tank tops, shorts, jeans or very short skirts/dresses).
    7. Sign-in at conference and fulfill your 3 hour volunteer duty as assigned, return hostess papers, and sign–out.                                   
    8. Questions about scholarships? Contact Karan Hiester at cell:(386) 689-3046 or e-mail: educate71@gmail.com
  • Award Applications  see Forms page under Resources for Parent Choice, Outstanding Accredited Provider, Hall of Fame, AHAP, Outstanding Chapter
  • Program Book – Available in June
  • Future FFCCHA conferences 2018-22

2018 Conference (June 20-24, 2018)

Clearwater Beach, FL  – back to the Gulf!

2017 Conference (June 21-25, 2017)

Kissimmee, FL (New location)

2016 Conference (June 22-26, 2016)

Clearwater Beach, FL

2015 Conference (June 24-28, 2015)

Clearwater Beach, FL

2014 Conference (July 9-12, 2014)

Orlando, FL

FFCCHA was the host affiliate for the NAFCC conference, therefore, we did not have our own state conference this year.  Instead, we encouraged everyone to attend the NAFCC Conference at the Caribe Royale Orlando! FFCCHA offered partial registration scholarships to provider and co-provider members who volunteered to serve as a hostesses. FFCCHA coordinated two Early Learning Home Environments training with tours of local family child care homes for pre-conference and the conference. We held the annual FFCCHA General Meeting on Saturday, July 12 at 5:30pm. We installed Full Board members and presented our annual awards sponsored by A Plus Insurance and DCI. FFCCHA hosted the Florida Finale! DJ event on Saturday night

2013 Conference (June 25-30, 2013)

2012 Conference (June 19-24, 2012)

2011 Conference (June 21-26, 2011)

2010 Conference (June 22-27, 2010)

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