Office for Young Children


Your Source for Child Care Information and support for Parents, Child Care Providers and Community Agency Workers

The Office for Young Children (OYC) is the Regional Hub office serving Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia and Shiawassee Counties as the Great Start To Quality Central Resource Center. Click here for more information about OYC

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Services for Child Care Providers 

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Job Postings

VFW Auxiliary Child Care and Early Education Center (posted Oct.13)

Child Care Teacher-
Licensed child care center is accepting applications for a Lead Teacher to assist with our child care programs.  Education in Child Development, with Infant-Toddler Development and care practices preferred.  Experience working in licensed preschool preferred.  M-F.  Competitive wages w/benefits. 

Please send cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources, VFW National Home for Children, 3573 S. Waverly Rd., Eaton Rapids, MI 48827. 

VFW Auxiliary Child Care and Early Education Center (posted Sept. 19)

Child Care Center Supervisor – Non-profit organization is seeking an applicant to provide joint oversight and co-direction of the day to day operations of the VFW Auxiliary Child Care and Early Education Center. 

Ensures compliance of policies and procedures, in line with the National Home mission, Program goals and with State of MILicensing. Provides direct supervision and training of the child care center staff.  Education & experience as required per licensing regulations.  Full Time w/excellent benefits.  Send salary requirements, cover letter and resume to:   VFW National Home for Children, Attn:  Human Resources, 3573 S. Waverly Rd. Eaton Rapids, MI 48827 

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