White Earth Nation
Information and Services for Tribal Child Care
Family Child Care and Learning Center
Call for location
(218) 983-3285 Ext: 1405
Offers child care information and services to families and professionals
* Information and referral about education, child care, and health services for young children and their families
* Resources about child development, culture, and activities for children of different ages
* Early childhood community initiatives
- Readmobile Outreach - travelling library
* Parent Mentor Program - In home visits for parenting help, fun educational and family events, screenings, free training and health and safety items, and more for families with children 0-12 who live in the home
- Assistance with community resources
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- Native American Community
Different programs have different requirements.
Family programs generally serve families on the White Earth Reservation, and White Earth member families.
Most services to families from this center are free.
Provider services may have fees. There are training scholarships available.
White Earth Reservation in Becker, Mahnomen, and Clearwater Counties
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DF-4500.2000-130Child Care Provider Licensing Definition
Programs that establish and enforce health, safety and program standards for child care facilities including child care centers and family child care homes, review applications for licenses, issue or deny licenses, inspect facilities for compliance with requirements and revoke licenses or bring disciplinary action for noncompliance.
JR-8200.1500-150Child Care Provider Training Definition
Programs that provide pre-service or in-service training for individuals entering or currently involved in the delivery of child care services in any of a variety of child care settings. The training may focus on the elements of a safe and healthy environment, childhood development, behavior management, inclusion of children with special needs and developmentally appropriate practices.
NL-3000.1500Child Care Expense Assistance Definition
Programs that cover all or part of the cost of child care in public and licensed private child care centers or private family child care homes, usually for low-income families or families which include children with disabilities in situations where parents are working, in school or in a training program. Also included are programs that pay the costs of in-home or out-of-home child care when the parent is receiving diagnostic tests, undergoing medical treatment, is hospitalized or needs to be out of the house for other reasons; and those that provide financial assistance to families with young children to help cover some of the costs of a parent staying home to care for their child.
YAAgencies/Organizations as Recipients Definition
Organizations, as opposed to individuals, that are the recipients of services, donated materials, funding or other resources.
YH-6000.6000Native American Community Definition
Individuals whose ethnic background and ancestry are that of the tribal, aboriginal peoples who originated in what is now the United States. Included are Native Americans who are living on or off reservations in rural and urban areas.
YJ-6750.6500Parents of People With Disabilities Definition
The natural or adoptive mothers and fathers of individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by their responsibility for and concern about the person.
The lawful mother and father of a person. Included are the natural mother or father of a child born to a valid marriage; the adoptive father or mother of a child jointly adopted by them; the natural mother of an illegitimate child if she is the sole guardian; the child's putative parent who has expressly acknowledged paternity and has contributed to the child's support; and any individual whose status as guardian of the child has been established by statute.
YO-1550.1400Child Care Workers Definition
Individuals who nurture and teach children of all ages in child care centers, nursery schools, preschools, public schools, family child care homes and before and after school programs. They play an important role in a child's development by caring for the child when parents are at work or away for other reasons. Some parents enroll their children in nursery schools or child care centers primarily to provide them with the opportunity to interact with other children. In addition to attending to children's basic needs, these workers organize activities that stimulate the children's physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth. They help children explore their interests, develop their talents and independence, build self-esteem and learn how to get along with others.
YW-8500Tribal Reservation Residents Definition
Individuals and families of Native American descent who have needs and interests in common based on living in areas recognized by the federal or a state government as being set aside for the use of Native Americans and governed by Native Americans.
YZ-1470Child Care Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of child care.
YZ-6200Parenting Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of parenting.