Developing Your Childcare

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WBDC

8 South Michigan Avenue

Suite 400

Chicago, IL 60603

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CEEP provides existing entrepreneurs in the child care industry with business and financial acumen to start, grow and sustain child care programs. ECEEP is cohort based 6-week training tailored to meet the needs of home based, single-center, multi-center providers. The interactive series guides entrepreneurs in business plan and management plan development, market research, financial and multiple site management, and individualized coaching.

After the completion of the 6-week training graduates of the program receive on-going technical assistance, in efforts to support their business launch. Here’s how to get started: Take the workshop Starting a Business in Illinois to determine the feasibility of your business idea and explore the legal issues associated with getting started.

Prerequisites: Register for DCFS Provider Orientation Furthermore, visit the Illinois Network of Childcare Resource and Referral Agencies and register for Gateways to Opportunity professional development support system. Note that the WBDC’s Developing Your Childcare Business course sessions provide Gateways credit for each session taken. You can obtain more information about registering for a Gateways membership here. Then, register for the Developing your Childcare Business series. Along the way, sign up for an individualized, in-person, or phone session with a WBDC business advisor for help launching or growing your business.

Please click the fill out the application form by clicking on the link below.
https://thewbdc.typeform.com/to/KHhl5T

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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WBDC

8 South Michigan Avenue

Suite 400

Chicago, IL 60603

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