Organizational Information

 

What is FCCAPC

FCCAPC GOALS

Bates Registration Form Online

FCCAPC Membership Application

Board Member Contact List

Benefits of becoming a member of FCCAPC

General Meetings

FCCAPC Training Dates

 

What is FCCAPC

 

The Family Child Care Association of Pierce County is a professional support organization established in 1968.  FCCAPC is designed and managed by Licensed Family Child Care Providers.

Family Child Care Association of Pierce County Goals

Promoting quality child care by educating parents and the community about the value of Family Home Child Care.

 Add professionalism and credibility to the child care profession by collaborating with other organizations concerned with child care issues.

Enable networking with other child care professionals by sponsoring monthly general meetings, training and special events.

Identify and provide educational opportunities that meet the needs of the Family Child Care Provider.

The Family Child Care Association of Pierce County (FCCAPC) is a non–profit professional support organization established in 1968. FCCAPC is designed and managed by licensed family child care providers and is an affiliate of the Washington State Family Child Care Providers Association (WSFCCA).

 

Bates Registration Form Online

The Bates Registration Form that  needs to be on file for each member is now available to be downloaded.

There is no need to complete the form below your STARS number except for your signature. RETURN the printed copy with your application.

Bates_continuing_Ed_Registration_form1.pdf

FCCAPC Membership Application

Click on printable application 2017_FCCAPC_Application.pdf

FAMILY CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF PIERCE COUNTY

2017/2018 BOARD MEMBERS

Executive Board Officers

Chairperson

Email Address

Phone Number

Co-President

Mary Curry

Pathwaysenrichmetacademy@gmail.com

253-212-2248

Co-President

Aubrey Hull

Learningadventures@comcast.net

253-531-4800

Vice president

Liliya Akhimovich

Liauk55@yahoo.com

253-432-0268

Treasurer

Dawn Golden

Kids.are1234@q.com

253-848-7672

Secretary

Maureen Lee

Mlee40@comcast.net

253-353-1720

Past Co-President / Emeritus

Cheri Sullivan

Cherylsullivan7973@msn.com

253-537-7973

Past Co-President / Emeritus

Roberta Wright

wrightchildcare@gmail.com

253-565-1683

Board Members

 

 

 

Bates Facility Advisor

Diana Stone

dstone@bates.ctc.edu

253-680-7507

Area Rep Coordinator

Liliya Akhimovich

Liauk55@yahoo.com

253-432-0268

Education & Community Resources

Roberta Wright

wrightchildcare@gmail.com

253-565-1683

Provider Liaison

Mary Twomey

Mtwomey44@hotmail.com

253-564-2542

Co-Marketing Director

Chelsea McEroy

peaprogramlead@gmail.com

253-223-5908

Co-Marketing Director

Monique Thometz

moniquethometz@yahoo.com

253-770-1964

Public Policy

Mary Curry

Pathwaysenrichmetacademy@gmail.com

253-212-2248

First Aid Class Coordinator

 Hannah Bahta-Kuusela

 hannah7526@hotmail.com

253-306-9966

Membership Chair

Maureen Lee

Mlee40@comcast.net

253-353-1720

Newsletter Editor

Anna Anderson

Annaandersen@comcast.net

253-537-9730

Newsletter Coeditor and proofer

Laurie Shelton

Lsdc4@comcast.net

253-840-5550

Historian

Monique Thometz

moniquethometz@yahoo.com

253-770-1964

Hospitality

Mary Twomey

Mtwomey44@hotmail.com

253-564-2542

Tour of Homes Coordinator

Monique Thometz

moniquethometz@yahoo.com

253-770-1964

Vendor Representative

Roberta Wright

wrightchildcare@gmail.com

253-565-1683

Thank you for respecting the privacy of this call list, DO NOT SHARE OR DISTRIBUTE without prior consent from the board.

Benefits of becoming a member of FCCAPC

  • One (1) hour STARS training at each general meeting at member price
  • Vendors 
  • Networking
  • Dinner
  • As a member of FCCAPC you will receive newsletters throughout the year, public policy updates, community resource information..
  • Fire Extinguisher services every October at member rates.
  • First Aid and CPR training at member price.
  • Workshops and training throughout the year.
  • FCCAPC Website listing with option to advertise your business. (Licensed Providers)

 

Attend the annual Family Child Care Association of Pierce County

Tour of Homes

held in May at member price and receive 6 hours of STARS.

Additional Benefits of Becoming a member - FCCAPC Affiliation with Bates Technical College you receive:  

 

  • ECE classes, first-year degree program – for licensed provider members that meet criteria.
  • 20 hours STARS class for members and their assistants
  • 20 parent/early childhood education workshops
  • Resource Center membership
  • Laminating services

 

As part of the Child Care Advisory program, members that meet criteria can pursue the first year of the two-year ECE degree at no additional cost.  All students must pre-register for classes. Classes include lecture, discussion and hands-on learning opportunities.

Go to the FCCAPC website for

Bates Resource Center information

 

Monthly Membership Meetings

FCCAPC offers eight General Membership meetings a year.

Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month September through May. 

(no meeting in December)

Meetings are held at Bates South Campus Cafeteria.  2201 S. 78th St., Tacoma.

 

6:00-7:15 dinner, networking and vendors

6:25-6:50 dinner, business meeting

6:50-7:15 break, door prizes, vendors

7:15-8:15 guest speaker/trainer