Irvine Child Care Committee
City of Irvine Seeks Applicants for Four Positions on Child Care Committee
The City of Irvine is accepting applications for four volunteer positions on the Irvine Child Care Committee: two community members and two center- or home-based child care providers.
The Irvine Child Care Committee acts in an advisory capacity to the Community Services Commission, providing input on the needs of the community pertaining to child care-related issues. The full committee includes five City Council appointees; two center- or home-based child care providers; two parents/guardians; three representatives, one each from Irvine Unified School District, University of California Irvine, and Irvine Valley College; and two community representatives.
Applicants must be willing to commit to a two-year term of active service, January 2020 through December 2021. Irvine Child Care Committee meetings are held the second Tuesday of select months (at least six times a year) from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Heritage Park Community Center or other Irvine locations.
Completed applications must be received by 5 p.m. Monday, September 9. Applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to:
Irvine Civic Center
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606
Applications are also available at the Irvine Child Resource Center and the Irvine Civic Center.
For additional information, contact Traci Stubbler at 949-724-6635 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purpose and Mission
The Child Care Committee is an advisory body of the City of Irvine, reporting to the Community Services Commission, providing input on the needs of the community pertaining to child care related issues. The Committee’s mission is to develop recommendations related to the availability of affordable quality child care and early education in Irvine.
The Committee works collaboratively with City departments and community organizations to enhance the provision of child care and early education services, providing outreach, and serving as a liaison to the community by informally sharing information learned at meetings, promoting City events for families and early childhood educators and sharing questions, concerns and ideas from the community with the Committee.
The committee is comprised of 14 voting members consisting of liaison and appointee representatives. The liaison members include two community members, two child care provider members and two parent/guardian members. The appointee members represent three educational organizations and five City Council members, each appointing one representative.
IRVINE CHILD CARE COMMITTEE MINUTES, AGENDAS AND BYLAWS
Schedule for 2019:
- January 8
- March 12
- May 14
- September 10
- October 8
- November 12
Heritage Park Community Center
14301 Yale Ave., Irvine. CA 92604
For further information, please contact the Child Care Coordination Office, 14341 Yale Ave., Irvine, at 949-724-6632.