We would like to take this opportunity to WELCOME you to this website featuring Mesquite Home Childcare Association (MHCA).

This non-profit association is comprised of a diverse group of licensed, listed, and registered home childcare providers, as well as, the employees of licensed and registered providers.

The goals of this association include:

  • Education: to develop educational programs which will train childcare providers to ensure a safe, nurturing, creative and wholesome environment for children.
  • Support: to provide support in a way of information, guidance, and understanding for childcare providers.
  • Resource: to act as a source of information for children and parents, as well as, care for providers and to the communities they serve.
  • Community Relations: to educate the public of the need for quality childcare and to provide resources for finding such information.
  • Legislative: to participate with policy-making bodies (city, state, and federal) in working for laws most conducive to quality care.
  • Research: to participate in research and related activities designed to improve childcare.

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Upcoming Events

November 18, 2015

Trainer: Natasha “O” of Integrity Training and Professional Services

Title: Rest and Relaxation for Childcare Professionals 

Length: 2 Hours

Core Knowledge: Professional Development-Stress Management


  • Define Rest and Relax Techniques
  • Identify ways to incorporate relaxation within our daily structures
  • Discuss ways to minimum and reduce stress
  • Actively engage each participant in a fun and stress free activity 

LaPrada Drive Church of Christ-- 2724 LaPrada Drive

Mesquite, TX 75150

Click here to download our registration form. OR

 Register for Training Online 

Questions: Tangela Jones 214.774.9133 or 972.896.4292

President's Message

  • Thanks to all the members who participated in the 20 hour training sponsored by Educational First Steps. Mrs. Linda Bardales was outstanding and the trainings were fun and educational.
  • Genesis House Christmas Drive is underway. This year we are trying to raise enough money to buy the mother’s a gift as well. Please contact Tangela Jones @ (972)-896-4292 if you are able to give to such a great cause.
  • Our Awards dinner will be held on December 5, 2015. More details to follow. We will need members to help set up the Hall on December 4, 2015. we will meet from 6:00 PM until. If you can donate your time and services please give me a call at (972) 896-4292.
  • Our Annual Educational Conference will be held on January 23, 2016 at LaParda Church located in Mesquite, Texas. More Information to follow at a later date.