February 27, 2021 –  (Registration Deadline: February 24, 2021)

  • 2021 Feb 27 Leadership Summit ZOOM Training Registration Form or register with credit card online
  • Keynote: “Effective Leadership in the 21st Century” Presented by Angelica Norton, Professional Trainer and Coach As organizations and businesses meet the challenges of new technologies, the need to build relationships in the workplace and communicate effectively becomes a challenge, that can sometimes result in misunderstandings. This training will examine the conditions of effective leadership and managing healthy relationships. We will gain a deep insight of how to manage healthy relationships, how to build trust with your colleagues and team members, and how to identify one’s personal communication style. This training will take leadership and give it an innovative shift for the new century and our ever-changing society. You must submit a Leadership Summit Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate. 

Full Board Meeting is Feb 27, 2021 via ZOOM 2:00-3:30pm Please contact president@familychildcare.org or vicepresident@familychildcare.org for zoom Link

Leadership Summit Training before the meeting

February 2021 Meeting Agenda

Feb 17     News articles due for April newsletter
Feb 20    Latino Council Meeting   9:00am -11:00am
Feb 20    Area Rep Zoom Meeting
Feb 22    Executive Committee Zoom Meeting 8pm
Feb 24  Conference Team Zoom Meeting  7:30 pm
Feb 25    Chapter Rep Meeting
Feb 27    Full Board Zoom Meeting  2:00-3:30pm
February 27, 2021 –  Leadership Summit ZOOM – Register with credit card online or mail payment with Training Registration Form
  • Keynote: “Effective Leadership in the 21st Century”  As organizations and businesses meet the challenges of new technologies, the need to build relationships in the workplace and communicate effectively becomes a challenge, that can sometimes result in misunderstandings. This training will examine the conditions of effective leadership and managing healthy relationships. We will gain a deep insight of how to manage healthy relationships, how to build trust with your colleagues and team members, and how to identify one’s personal communication style. This training will take leadership and give it an innovative shift for the new century and our ever-changing society.  Presented by Angelica Norton, Professional Trainer and Coach
  • You must submit a Leadership Summit Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate. 

April 17, 2021  Zoom Training Registration Form, Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 am

  • Behavior Management: Love VS Fear – 1.5 hours – There are many behavior management systems that do not work.  There are a lot of books written about these same strategies.  Most traditional strategies hurt a child’s emotional wellness and replace it with embarrassment and shame.  Finding strategies that are proactive, strength based and keep emotional wellness intact are the strategies we should be using. Join Megg Thompson, as she helps us find those important strategies that help children prepare for the real world. Find a positive way to manage behavior and be proactive and not reactive. Presented By: Megg Thompson, Certified Behavior Consultant and Life Coach
  • You must submit an April 17 Training Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate. 

Upcoming training listed below from Feb 20 – April 17, 2021

An email with link to zoom class will be sent to you after FFCCHA has received your registration.

Registration Fee: scholarships available (pay only $5) for FFCCHA members who are Florida Registered OR Licensed family child care providers and Co-provider members – Mail in form with payment OR pay with credit card ONLINE

*Note: You MUST Log-in or Register an account BEFORE making a purchase on FFCCHA website

April 17, 2021  Zoom Registration Form, Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 am – MAIL-IN payment deadline is April 14

Behavior Management: Love VS Fear – 1.5 hours – There are many behavior management systems that do not work.  There are a lot of books written about these same strategies.  Most traditional strategies hurt a child’s emotional wellness and replace it with embarrassment and shame.  Finding strategies that are proactive, strength based and keep emotional wellness intact are the strategies we should be using. Join Megg Thompson, as she helps us find those important strategies that help children prepare for the real world. Find a positive way to manage behavior and be proactive and not reactive. Presented By: Megg Thompson, Certified Behavior Consultant and Life Coach.

You must submit an April 17 Training Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate.

March 2, 2021 Savel Zoom Training Registration Form Tuesday, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Keeping Cooties Out of My Child Care!

Ease your stress and learn more about the latest facts of Covid-19 concerns and children in your family child care home.  What is most realistic and effective for prevention?  What are the visible symptoms in a child?  What to do if you, a child or parent, or family member tests positive?  How important is it for you and other adults and caregivers to get a Covid-19 and/or flu vaccine?  Get answers to your specific questions!                                                                                    Presented by a Pediatrician, Dr. Savel, MD

You must submit a March 2 Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate.

February 27, 2021 Leadership Summit ZOOM Training Registration Form

Keynote: “Effective Leadership in the 21st Century”  As organizations and businesses meet the challenges of new technologies, the need to build relationships in the workplace and communicate effectively becomes a challenge, that can sometimes result in misunderstandings. This training will examine the conditions of effective leadership and managing healthy relationships. We will gain a deep insight of how to manage healthy relationships, how to build trust with your colleagues and team members, and how to identify one’s personal communication style. This training will take leadership and give it an innovative shift for the new century and our ever-changing society. Presented by Angelica Norton, Professional Trainer and Coach. You must submit a Leadership Summit Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate. 

February 20, 2021 Saturday, 9:00 – 10:30 am Concilio Latino Training Registration Form FFCCHA Concilio Latino presentadora Alma Diaz y  

Como Fomentar una Adecuada Autoestima en Niños/as de 0 a 5 Años?

Presentadora: Evelyn De Estupinian, Licenciada en Psicología                                              

Los niños/as con adecuada autoestima se sienten confiados y capaces. Se valoran a sí mismo y a sus habilidades. Se enorgullecen de las cosas que pueden hacer y saben dar lo mejor de sí. Tienen coraje para intentar cosas nuevas, se sienten aceptados y valorados, saben hacer nuevas amistades y saben aceptar sus errores.

Evelyn de Estupinián’s Resume

You must submit a Feb. 20 Concilio Latino Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate.

Past Zoom Trainings:

December 3, 2020 Zoom Training Jordan’s Law: Childhood Brain Injury Education for In-Home Childcare Providers Presented By: James E Lewis, Ph.D., Clinical Neuropsychologist

November 7, 2020 Zoom Training Reading Thru the World, presented by Adrienne Donaldson, Professional Trainer

November 6, 2020 Training Chapter Development-Compliance Support presented by Sande Harper, FFCCHA Financial Manager

November 5, 2020 Zoom TrainingRun, Jump, Play, Read, Write & Spell presented By: Melissa Savonoff, Pediatric Occupational Therapist

August 15, 2020 FFCCHA Zoom Training Beating COVID19 in Early Childhood presented by Adrienne Donaldson, Professional Trainer

August 15, 2020 FFCCHA Zoom Training  Taking Care of Me: Preventing Burn Out presented by: Altheresa Clark, LCSW

July 14, 2020 Zoom TrainingWhat does your FCC Space Look Like? Part 11. presented by Linda J. Armstrong, EdS, Deadline to register is June 22

June 13, 2020 Zoom TrainingTake Your Power Back! presented by Ron Shuali, M.Ed. Deadline to register is June 11

June 17, 2020 Zoom TrainingThe 7 Stages of Block Play presented by: Jeff Johnson Deadline to register is June 14

June 22, 2020 Zoom TrainingUnderstanding and Preventing Compassion Fatigue, Cumulative Stress, and Burn-out presented by Cynthia Krosky,

June 25, 2020 Zoom Training What does your FCC Space Look Like? presented by Linda J. Armstrong, EdS, Deadline to register is June 22

June 27, 2020 Zoom Training  What is NAFCC Accreditation? Let’s Get Started! presented by Arleen Lambert, Deadline to register is June 25

June 29, 2020 Zoom Training  Que es la Acreditación de NAFCC? !Comencemos! Presentado por Alma J. Diaz & Mayra Marquez, Deadline to register is June 27

Limited FUNDS AVAILABLE – so don’t delay – apply now!

NAFCC New Accreditation: Self Study

NAFCC New Accreditation: Application

NAFCC Accreditation Annual Up-date

NAFCC Re-Accredit Application

February 20, 2021 Saturday, 9:00 – 10:30 am Concilio Latino Training Registration Form FFCCHA Concilio Latino presentadora Alma Diaz y  

Como Fomentar una Adecuada Autoestima en Niños/as de 0 a 5 Años?

Presentadora: Evelyn De Estupinian, Licenciada en Psicología                                              

Los niños/as con adecuada autoestima se sienten confiados y capaces. Se valoran a sí mismo y a sus habilidades. Se enorgullecen de las cosas que pueden hacer y saben dar lo mejor de sí. Tienen coraje para intentar cosas nuevas, se sienten aceptados y valorados, saben hacer nuevas amistades y saben aceptar sus errores.

Evelyn de Estupinián’s Resume

Preguntas? Llamar a Alma Diaz al 305-467-2560 o Correo electronico:  LatinoLiaison@familychildcare.org

Register with credit card online or mail payment with the form

You must submit a Feb. 20 Concilio Latino Evaluation Form or use the Evaluation Link to receive a training certificate.

Aplicacíon de Membresía

Beca para Credenciales

  • 2020-21 Aplicación de beca para credenciales  Nota: $600/por persona/por año es el máximo que se puede otorgar en el periodo de tiempo de Julio 1, 2020 al Junio 30, 2021.  Por eso usted debe comprometerse a pagar el balance de la credencial si excede más de los $325. Nueva de NAFCC: Auto Estudio Aplicación para Acreditación de NAFCC Aplicación Anual de Renovación para NAFCC Aplicación de Re-acreditación de NAFCC  NAFCC Accreditation Train-the-Trainer,  Actualización  de  Observadora de NAFCC 

Apply NOW for the FFCCHA 2021 awards!  Specific information on the applications below:

Preguntas? Llamar a Alma Diaz al 305-467-2560 o Correo electronico:  LatinoLiaison@familychildcare.org

Date TBA Training Registration- Saturday, 10:00 – 11:30am  

El VIEJO MacDonalds Tenia Vocales! – 1.5 hours – Únase a nosotros para un entrenamiento emocionante sobre vocales y la enseñanza de estas cinco letras de una manera divertida y educativa. Old MacDonalds enseñará a los proveedores cómo usar las vocales y compartirá estrategias de enseñanza para apoyar la comprensión de los estudiantes. Esta capacitación se ofrece en español, pero cubrirá la versión en inglés de Vowels.   Presented by Angela Perla Almodovar, MS 

June 29, 2020 Zoom Training  Que es la Acreditación de NAFCC? !Comencemos! Presentado por Alma J. Diaz & Mayra Marquez, Deadline to register is June 27

Preguntas? Llamar a  al Alma J. Diaz al 305-467-2560 o Correo electronico:  LatinoLiaison@familychildcare.org

Register with credit card online or mail payment with a Form

Membership Application Form

for FFCCHA  providers, co-providers, and business/agency  and NAFCC

Membership Aplicacíon de Membresía

Parent Membership Application Form

Area Rep Quarterly Report Form

Area Rep Proxy Request Form

Area Rep Handbook

Application for FFCCHA Area Rep Position Apply Now!

Questions?  Contact Arleen Lambert at 305-651-9617 or via email nominations@familychildcare.org   

Applications can be submitted via e-mail, land mail, fax, or hand delivery.

Full Board Area Representatives:

Elected in Odd Year:  1  3  5  7  9  11  13  15  17  19  21  23  25  27 29 31

Elected in Even Years:  2  4  6  8  10  12  14  16  18  20  22  24 26 28 30

Chapter Rep COMBO Report Forms Proxy Request, Officer Updates and Quarterly Report

Chapter Membership Form for every new and renewal member of the local chapter.  Payment must accompany this form to the FFCCHA Membership Officer

Website Payment Option Form for FFCCHA Chapter Reps and/or President to complete.

2020-21 Full Board and Chair Contact List  (October 2020)

Open Positions Apply NOW by February 5, 2021 (terms start July 1, 2021)

2020-21 Full Board Flow Chart (as of October 2020)

2020-21 Executive Committee Application  Apply now!

2020-21 Area Rep Application Apply now!

2020-21 Chair Application   Apply Now!

Apply NOW for the FFCCHA 2021 awards!  Specific information on the applications below: