Department of Early Education and Care (EEC)

Samantha Aigner-Treworgy 
Commissioner of Early Education and Care

The Department of Early Education and Care's mission is to support the healthy growth and development of all children by providing high quality programs and resources for families and communities.

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Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) for EEC-Subsidized Family Child Care Providers 

2/26/2020 Department of Early Education and Care

Beginning in January 2021, most Massachusetts workers will be eligible for paid family and medical leave through their employer.

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New Background Record Check (BRC) Requirements 

11/19/2018 Department of Early Education and Care

The Department of Early Education and Care is making changes to its Background Record Check (BRC) requirements.

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