First Up offers help to ECE centers to increase STAR rating

First Up's EQUIP (Early Childhood Quality Improvement Project) supports Philadelphia ECE centers and family childcare programs desiring to move from STAR level 2 to STAR level 3 or 4 through coaching, training, and program evaluation.

There will be three information sessions held in October to provide more details about the benefits and support that the initiative provides. In order to be considered, providers must attend one of the information sessions listed below.

Registration is now open. Sign up to learn more about EQUIP, the supports offered and the application process:

Wednesday, October 13th 1:30 – 2:30 pm
EQUIP information session 1- October 13th 1:30 - 2:30

Wednesday, October 13th 6:30 – 7:30 pm
EQUIP Information Evening Session October 13th 6:30 - 7:30

Friday, October 15th 1:30 - 2:30pm
EQUIP Information Session 2 October 15th 1:30 - 2:30

Support for EQUIP is provided by William Penn Foundation.