The National Coalition for Campus Children's Centers (NCCCC) is a nonprofit educational membership organization supporting excellence in programs for young children in communities of higher learning by providing opportunities for leadership, professional development, research, networking, and advocacy.

Our members are faculty, directors, administrators, and teachers from centers with diverse organizational, funding, and program structures at university and college campuses from across the United States and Canada.

  • Center Directors Connect and Consult with peers across the USA via the active listserv.
  • Faculty Stay Connected to practitioners and current topics in campus programs.
  • Become Better Leaders through live events and on-line documents and resources.
  • Associates Develop and Train to become the future leaders in campus Childcare and administration.
  • Ensure the Circle of Success with the support of a strong national network of professionals that are invested in the quality and access of education provided to students, student parents and children alike.

Spotlight on our Board Members......

Mary A. Sciaraffa, Ph.D., CFLE, is an Associate Professor in Child & Family Studies, Lynn E. Edlefson is the recently retired Director of the University of Wisconsin (Madison)of Child Care and Family Resources, Sharon M. Carver is the Director of the Children's School, a Teaching Professor in Psychology and the Associate Training Director of the Program in Interdisciplinary Education Research(PIER) at Carnegie Mellon University......Read entire Board Spotlight here.

Benefits of NCCCC Membership

NCCCC members receive discounts on conference attendance and products offered by our corporate sponsors, have unlimited access to the NCCCC listserv which provides a forum for asking questions and sharing information with hundreds of other early childhood professionals, are informed about early childhood grants, awards and legislation affecting early childhood care and education and receive a complimentary subscription to Child Care Information Exchange. NCCCC's preferred method of payment is credit card. 

Join or Renew Today


NCCCC’s annual spring conference affords opportunities for professional development, leadership recognition, networking, and resource sharing through a wide range of workshops, presentations and keynote addresses by researchers, authors and practitioners in early childhood care and education.

Continue Reading