Learn about the Department of Early Education and Care's (EEC) Background Record Check (BRC) requirements, including regulation changes and new policies being implemented between October 2018 and September 2020.
The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) provides child care financial assistance for families in need. In order to be eligible for funding, you and your family must meet certain requirements. You may be placed on waiting list if funding is not immediately available.
The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) provides grants and other funding opportunities to support program development and quality.
Information for child care subsidy administrators on managing child care financial assistance and using CCFA.
The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) supports all programs in providing high-quality learning environments for children
Head Start promotes school readiness of children under age five through comprehensive education, health, and social services.
Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) Research and Reports
A full listing of the laws, regulations, and policies in place to ensure the highest standards of quality in Massachusetts' early care facilities.