Child Care Associations & Support Groups

On this page are national, regional and local contacts for child care providers.


National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC)
206 6th Avenue
Suite 900
Des Moines, IA 50309-4018

Phone: 515-282-8192 or 800-359-3817
Fax: 515-282-9117
NAFCC Website

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
1509 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-232-8777 or 800-424-2460
Fax: 202-328-1846
NAFCC Website

National Child Care Association
1016 Rosser Street
Conyers, GA 30207
Phone: 800-543-7161
Fax: 770-338-7772
Email the National Child Care Association
National Child Care Association Website


Virginia Alliance of Family Child Care Associations (VAFCCA)
Membership chairman: Becky Hernandez
6109 Redwood Lane
Alexandria, VA 22310-2957

Virginia Association for Early Childhood Education (VAECE)
Membership hotline for the affiliate group in your local area:
888-22VAECE (888-228-2323)

 Northern Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children (NVAEYC)
(An affiliate of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC))
NVAEYC Attn: Ruth Malkerin
2030 Lakewinds Drive
Herndon, VA 20191-4025

NAEYC Website


Loudoun Family Childcare Coalition (LFCCC)
Hot Line Number: 703-715-6656

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Action Alliance for Virginia's Children and Youth
701 E Franklin Street
Suite 807
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804- 649-0184
Fax: 804-649-0161

TEACH-VA Program (Teacher Education And Compensation Helps)
A tuition and books reimbursement program for child care teachers who want to improve their education and work towards an associates degree in Early Childhood Development. Open to both family-based and center-based childcare teachers.

Contact in Loudoun County: Loudoun United Way 703-777-3920
TEACH-VA Website

Loudoun County Department of Family Services
102 Heritage Way, NE
Suite 103
Leesburg, VA 20176-4544

Phone: 703-777-0353
Fax: 703-771-5214