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UCCC is licensed by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Section for Child Care Regulation.


We are accredited by the Missouri Accreditation of Programs for Children & Youth. Missouri Accreditation of Programs for Children & Youth focuses on qualitative aspects of the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual growth opportunities made available to children.

Accreditation involves a thorough validation of the criteria listed below:

  • Administration

  • Children’s Relationships and Interactions

  • Family Connections 

  • Health, Safety, and Nutrition

  • Physical Environment

  • Programming/Curriculum