Provider Workshops

Our workshops and classes offer concrete ways to build your knowledge and skills as a child care provider. Most of our workshops and classes are open to all. Please note that some programs are open only to licensed child care providers. Financial assistance may be available for fee-based classes.

A downloadable flyer featuring all of our Winter/Spring 2018 provider workshops is available now!

Pre-registration is required for all workshops. Click below to register. You may also contact Yvette Gaines at or 415.276.2944.

Urgent Care or Emergency Room? 
Mon, Mar 5, 2018: 6:30-8pm / FREE
Where should you go for a child’s quick stitch-up after a fall at the playground? Is the emergency room necessary? Join us as doctors from Dignity Health-GoHealth Urgent Care talk about how to access the city’s network of urgent care clinics, and how to decide what’s right for your family or the children you care for. All attendees will receive a FREE first aid kit! (English) (Spanish)

Family Child Care Workshops

Click on links to register. You may also contact Yvette Gaines at or 415.276.2944.






Tuesday Playgroups

Each week child development experts lead engaging activities to build young brains, including resources and ideas you can use at home.


Designed for 0-6 year olds, their parents and caregivers. All languages and drop-ins welcome.

Call Jess Boehme-Flores at 415.276.2902 with any questions.

Healthy Apple Workshops

Create a healthy child care setting with these free workshops offered by the Healthy Apple Program. Any child care provider who wants to inspire children to eat healthier foods and be more active is welcome to participate. To learn more email Raegan Sales or visit

Pediatric CPR & First Aid

Receive your certification from the Emergency Medical Services Authority. Course fee is $120, registration is required.