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Child Care Association of Louisiana
Welcome to CCAL
There is no better investment than joining CCAL, and you will see immediate results. Here 
are some of the benefits you will enjoy:  

◦CCAL members are afforded the opportunity to attend two educational 
conferences each year – one in the spring and one in the fall. These two-day 
conferences provide you and your staff with an opportunity to meet state 
regulators and hear updates in the industry. Also, the conferences feature 
workshops where education credits are given for attending.

◦CCAL members also have access to resources to help you and your staff with 
regulatory issues, whether it be an issue generated by the Department of 
Children & Family Services, the State Fire Marshal’s office, the Department of 
Education, the Department of Labor, or the Department of Health and 

◦Also CCAL helps to promote our members’ place of business by listing your 
information on our well-trafficked website www.childcarelouisiana.org

I urge you to take advantage of the opportunity to join a well-respected, statewide 
professional organization dedicated to representing the needs of its members.  

If I can be of service, contact me on at (225) 326-3180  or by email at cindy.bishop@checkmate-strategies.com

Cindy Bishop
Executive Director
Child Care Association of Louisiana

Mission Statement
The Mission of the Child Care 
Association of Louisiana is to Educate, 
Advocate, & Collaborate to build a premier, proactive 
early childhood education industry for Louisiana families.
Vision Statement
The Vision of the Child Care 
Association of Louisiana is to Provide and 
 Advance the Highest Quality Early Childhood Education 
so all Louisiana children grow up to be Thriving Adults.