Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning

Types of Programs

Family Child Care Learning Home
A program that operates in a private residential home less than 24 hours per day. It provides care for 3 children, but no more than 6, under the age of 18 for pay.

Child Care Learning Centers
A program operated by a person, society, agency, corporation, institution, or group that receives pay for group care. The child care learning center cares for 19 or more children under the age of 18 for less than 24 hours per day.