Imagine U is a 10-month business mentorship program that provides:
Imagine U is a relationship-based mentorship program designed to increase the number of licensed family child care providers who can care for children in Washington State. Imagine U pairs experienced and talented licensed child care providers with those interested in becoming licensed, and offers both the mentor and intern supports to help them grow professionally. This peer-to-peer model honors the knowledge and skill that exists in the field and helps ensure that new providers are able to benefit from their mentor’s expertise.
Interested in opening your own business and caring for children in your community? Become a licensed family child care provider with the Imagine Institute! We will match you with an experienced licensed Family Child Care provider who will guide you through the process of becoming licensed.
Help train the next generation of licensed family child care providers with Imagine U! Participants will: