A program of Lutheran Social Services in western North Dakota and Lakes & Prairies Community Action Partnership in eastern North Dakota

Start a Licensed Child Care Business

Child care is a rewarding profession for people who love children. It can also be an income-producing business. To be successful, providers need to incorporate quality child care practices as well as good business practices

Child Care Aware® of North Dakota offers resources and services to help the child care workforce develop their care-giving and business skills. Our provider support and start-up consultants are here to help you become familiar with regulations and licensing requirements, develop a business plan and set up your program. Our consultants and training center also provide business coaching and referrals services to help you market your program and run a financially successful business.

Contact your regional Child Care Aware® office if you need assistance or have questions as you plan and launch your child care business