Child care centers and family child care homes may apply and receive national accreditation from the following organizations.The accreditation guidelines vary but are higher than those required by state licensing.
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) - http://www.naeyc.org/accreditation
National Early Childhood Program Accreditation(NECPA) - http://www.necpa.net/necpastandards.php
National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC) - http://www.nafcc.org/Accreditation
National Accreditation Commission (NAC) - http://www.earlylearningleaders.org/?page=accreditation
If you have questions call CCPDI at 1-855-531-2468 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org