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Care Providers

As members of Child Care Providers United-SEIU Local 99, a joint partnership between SEIU Local 99, SEIU Local 521, and AFSCME-UDW 3930, we’re coming together across California to improve our profession and ensure every child has access to quality early learning and care. A union means we have a strong voice and a seat at the table with the state of California to negotiate reimbursement rates and working conditions, including changes to rules, payment systems, access to affordable care, and more!

Family Child Care Providers

As members of Child Care Providers United-SEIU Local 99, a joint partnership between SEIU Local 99, SEIU Local 521, and AFSCME-UDW 3930, we’re coming together across California to improve our profession and ensure every child has access to quality early learning and care. A union means we have a strong voice and a seat at the table with the state of California to negotiate reimbursement rates and working conditions, including changes to rules, payment systems, access to affordable care, and more!

WORKSHOPS & EVENTS 

Looking to develop or strengthen skills? Attend a training on Licensing, CPR/First Aid, Marketing Strategies and more! We also come together for celebrations like Mother’s Day and Provider Appreciation Day. 

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PROVIDER RESOURCES

Get all the resources and information you need to help your child care business and your kids succeed. If you need additional help with work-related issues, tap the Get Help button.

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As a union of child care providers, we have the people power to improve our communities and our lives. It all starts with you getting involved.

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The Coronavirus Outbreak: Latest Information Answers to your questions about worksite closures, your job, and more

By |March 9th, 2020|Tags: |

Your health and safety are the priority as employers and communities work to prevent the spread of coronavirus. SEIU Local 99 is working with employers, schools, and the state of California to review and provide input on their emergency and preparedness plans, including planning around school closures.

2020: What 40,000 United Child Care Providers Can Do Providers from across the state file over 10,000 cards of support at state offices in Sacramento, setting off our union election.

By |February 14th, 2020|

On Feb. 5 family child care providers delivered 10,000 union cards in Sacramento, setting off the process for our union election. We will be receiving our ballots in the mail soon! Together, providers will be able to bargain collectively with the state and make improvements to early care and education.

New Laws Help Protect Families & Expand Access to Early Care

By |February 14th, 2020|

Throughout 16 years of organizing, we have worked hard to ensure working families have the highest quality of care possible. We have made the demands of parents and children front and center, including eliminating unnecessary bureaucratic paperwork and advocating for more funds and slots for child care. 2019 was no different. We were able to pass key legislations alongside our Early Care and Education partners.

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Child Care Providers across California are coming together to improve our profession and ensure every child has access to quality early learning and care. Join the movement by becoming a member of Child Care Providers United and SEIU Local 99.
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AB 378

Child Care For All

AB 378, the Building a Better Early Care and Education System Act, was signed into law September 30, 2019. The law allows California’s 40,000 child care providers to negotiate with the state as one group, for improvements to the early childhood education system including our pay, and the terms and conditions of our work. Learn more about Child Care Providers United – SEIU Local 99’s campaign that lead to it’s passage.

Child Care Providers United – SEIU Local 99 Newsletter

Winter 2020