Affordable for every type of chilcare.

CQEL delivers value that makes membership a no-brainer.
Not yet convinced? Check out our Wall of Love and benefits.


This covers just one employee at non-childcares. Best for government agencies, non-profits, and community.
Discounted trainings for one employee
Discounted conferences for one employee
Member EdNews for one employee
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Single Site

Our most popular membership, made for single site childcare programs, including non-profits childcares.
Everything in Individual, plus:
Event discounts for up to 5 employees
Member EdNews for up to 5 employees
Member resource center for 5 employees
15-minute free legal and HR consults
Product and Service Discounts
Access to Public Policy Committee
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Multiple Site

This is for multi-site childcares from two to twenty locations with one EIN. More than twenty locations? Get in touch.
Everything in Single Location, plus:
Product and Services at every site
Event discounts for up to 10 employees
Member EdNews for up to 10 employees
Member resource center for 10 employees
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You'll get codes and access information right away.

Build your network

You're joining a tight network of high quality childcares.

Be "in the know"

Get the latest news, updates, and industry information.

Stay up-to-date

Get deep discounts for in-person and online trainings.

Membership FAQs
We may be able to answer your question here.

What's included in a membership?

Everything listed on our benefits page here.

How long does a membership last?

It lasts 365 days. After that, you'll be charged again for your membership. You can cancel anytime - just get in touch.

I'm a nonprofit, can I get a discount?

We've already priced our membership to be super affordable, and we serve many small nonprofits.
We recommend looking at our Single Site membership.

When will I get my product discount codes?

As soon as you sign up, you'll get an email to you inbox with our latest discount codes.

I heard you have a Member-Only Discuss Forum?

That's right. It's a place you can ask other providers any childcare question you like, and get answers fast.

How do I  cancel my membership?

While we'd like to know how we can do better, you can always contact us here.

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