TANF-CDC Program


Join Your Community College TANF-Child Development Careers Program

Touch a Life Provide Care Invest in Your Future Make the World Better


  • Receive education, training and certification in the field of Early Care and Education
  • Paid tuition and books
  • Child care options and referrals
  • Transportation funding
  • Career counseling, faculty advising
  • One on one support from an Early Childhood Mentor Teacher
  • Pride of self-sufficiency
  • Parenting skills
  • Networking
  • Satisfies CalWORKs work requirements


  • Desire to work in the field of Early Care and Education
  • Commitment and motivation
  • CalWORKs/TANF recipient
  • Ability to pass fingerprint and background clearance
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • TB test clearance
  • Depending on Community College, FAFSA may be required

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For more information or to enroll contact: 323-953-4000 ext. 2298 Leticia Campoy

This program is administered by the Foundation for California Community Colleges through a grant funded by the California Department of Education, Child Development Division (CDE-CDD). The written contents do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of the CDE-CDD.