EARLY LEARNING SERVICES - Fact Book

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LabelNumber of Informal Providers
CategoryState Fiscal Year
Data SourceOEL
DefinitionCount of informal providers delivering School Readiness services. An informal provider is any legal but non-regulated child care, subject to health and safety requirements, that is provided by a relative or non-relative in the child’s home or other location.
CalculationCumulative distinct count of informal providers by county, coalition, or state. The provider must have received payments with a sum greater than 0 to be included.
NotesA distinct provider is defined as the unique combination of the provider ID, extension, and county.