Save time and money with the Provider Resource Hub (formerly the Georgia Alliance for Quality Child Care)! Budgets are tight and running a child care business has never been more challenging or time consuming. What if you could save time and money while also managing your program more effectively? As a member of the Provider Resource Hub (PRH), you gain access to administrative tools and templates, finance and accounting support, business and marketing trainings, discounts on classroom and business supplies, and child care job boards.
The following partner organizations are offering their affiliates free 1-year memberships: Georgia Child Care Association, Black Child Development Institute - Atlanta Affiliate, and the Professional Family Child Care Alliance of Georgia. Please contact your organization to receive the free promotional code.
Additionally, thanks to the generous support of United Way of Greater Atlanta, if you are a child care program in one of these 13 counties -- Butts, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Paulding, and Rockdale -- you can receive a free 1-year membership.
Have questions or want to learn more? Contact Laura Newman at 404-479-4182 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PROVIDER RESOURCE HUB Benefits
Job Board, job Templates, and Hiring Tools
We are excited to launch ChildCareJobsGA.org, a free service to post and find child care jobs in Georgia! Whether you’re part of an independent child care business, franchise, Pre-K program, or family child care home, this new tool will save you time and money while helping you walk through the process to hire the right talent for your program. Benefits include automatically sharing your post to 8 other job boards, having your job post show up in Google search results, ready-to-use job description templates, and the ability to manage the entire hiring process online. Learn more and start posting your child care jobs today!
ADMINISTRATIVE RESOURCES & TEMPLATES
Nobody should have to re-invent the wheel, especially busy center directors, owners and family home providers! Our unique Provider Resource Hub (PRH) online portal, gives members access to a wide variety of ready-to-use documents and templates for all of their administrative and programmatic needs (view sample list). Available documents include but are not limited to: employee handbook and policies, job descriptions and interview guides, IEP/IFSP implementation plans, ERS checklists, and family handbooks. The site also provides resources for each Quality Rated standard to help you with your quality improvement efforts.
STATE-APPROVED TRAININGS & NETWORKING
In addition to the online resources, your Provider Resource Hub (PRH) membership gives you access to “Director 2 Director” (D2D) training and support meetings. D2D offers free state-approved trainings on business related topics, such as marketing, finances, and human resources, as well as camaraderie, coffee, and conversation. Attendees also receive an array of in depth print resources directly aligned to the topic. Many of those resources are included in the web portal so members unable to attend trainings have immediate access to support.
Business Support Services & Discounts
The Provider Resource Hub (PRH) props up members in their role of professional educator and small business owner or manager. The online site offers access to a suite of business and administrative resources as well as exclusive negotiated discounts on supplies, equipment, and food from vendors including Kaplan Early Learning, Discount School Supply, Cheney Brothers, ProSolutions Training, and First Book. In one quarter alone, a PRH member saved more than $6,050 on educational supplies and food orders. Furthermore, PRH members receive discounts to financial services offered by Child Care Cooperative. Child Care Cooperative provides accounting, payroll, personal and business tax services to child care centers in Georgia.