H.A.P.P.Y. HOMES
Ohio Association
H.A.P.P.Y. Homes Ohio Association
(Helping Association for Professional  Providers of Young children)Ohio's Affiliate to NAFCC
Our mission statement:
H.A.P.P.Y. Homes, a 501(c)3 non-profit family childcare provider membership organization, strives to
provide resources and support for the on-going professionalism of our members
in order to ensure that all children have a developmentally appropriate childcare environment.
WHAT OUR PROVIDERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT H.A.P.P.Y. HOMES:

  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Homes monthly meetings keep me informed with up-to-date
    information pertaining to childcare and the needs of our community."
  • "A great networking outlet,-email access as well as phone and website information
    posted."
  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Homes has been a great inspiration for me to go to college and better
    my career.  They shared information about the TEACH grant which is making
    college possible."
  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Homes offers moral support, mentoring, and encouragement to each
    other and offer trainings in many areas of childcare and Early Childhood
    Education."
  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Homes is an organization whose goal is to improve the quality of
    daycare through on-going trainings, discussion groups, and working with
    Columbus to help providers have a stronger voice in the changes that are now
    happening in the childcare field."
  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Homes is any easy and inexpensive way to get in-service hours, extra
    trainings, up-to-date resources. THANK YOU!"
Congratulations MaryBeth Bush!
MaryBeth was the first Type B provider in
Trumbull County to become Nationally
Accredited through the NAFCC.
Congratulations Beverly Remalia!
Beverly was the first Type A provider in
Trumbull County to become Nationally
Accredited through the NAFCC.
Congratulations Lisa Booze!
Lisa was the second Type B provider in
Trumbull County to become Nationally
Accredited through the NAFCC.
Congratulations Jennifer Ziegler!
Jennifer was the first Type A provider in
Ashtabula County to become Nationally
Accredited through the NAFCC.
Congratulations Ronni!
Ronni was the first provider in Mahoning  
County to become Nationally Accredited
through the NAFCC.
Congratulations Barb McVicker!
Barb is the third Type B provider in  Trumbull
County to become Nationally Accredited
through the NAFCC.
Our NAFCC Mentors
Marie Armstrong
Galen Brown
Crystal Bendel
Lisa Booze
Kelly Burrier
MaryBeth Bush
Nova Chasser
Destini's Street Day Care
Charlene Harris
Nancy Miles
Willina Newberry
Raini Rhodes
Ronni Steinbeck
Jennifer Ziegler