Childcare Business Development Project

BOC’s Childcare Business Development Project helps home-based childcare providers start and enhance their businesses.

Our services are designed to help childcare providers establish successful, high-quality, childcare businesses that are vital community resources. This program offers in-depth training that brings child care providers together to build profitable businesses that excel in meeting parents’ needs. Child Care Business Services include:

  • Individualized start-up and operations assistance
  • Practical “Child Care Means Business” training
  • Business and marketing planning
  • Free legal assistance
  • Free tax assistance
  • Access to grants and loans
  • Networking opportunities

Our “Child Care Means Business” Training is designed specifically for home-based child care providers. The 60-hour course usually takes place in the evenings from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at training locations throughout New York City, or virtually.  Courses are available in English and Spanish throughout the year. 

Training sessions may be applied towards NY state-mandated training hours in:

  1. Principles of Childhood Development
  2. Child Day Care Program Development
  3. Safety & Security Procedures
  4. Business Record Maintenance & Management
  5. Statutes & Regulations

"Working with BOC was life-changing for my business."

Diana Botero, My First Steps Childcare

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