Welcome to MHCA

Happy Birthday Members

Nov. 4 - Patricia Torres

Community Supporters


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

Training For the Month of November

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Promoting Relationships with the Families and Children We Serve
Trainer: Deborah Grace, B.S., EIS
Director of Family Education and Support, The Warren Center

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

  • Happy 30th Anniversary Mesquite Home Childcare Association
  • In celebration of being a part of the Mesquite Community for 30 years, MHCA will be hosting its
    Award’s Dinner Ceremony.
  • We are now excepting gifts and donations for Genesis House (Kauffman County)
  • The Gift Wrapping party will be held at my home on December 19, 2014 with gifts being delivered the following day, December 20, 2014. We will meet at Genesis House at 3:00 p.m.
  • Please see me if you have any questions or would like to contribute to The Genesis House.
  • Our Membership Drive is now in full effect. If you know of someone who is a child care provider or works for one please spread the word about joining the Association and the benefits of being a member.
  • Tickets for the Awards Dinner will be given out on Thursday, November 20, 2014 after training.
  • Please submit your Nomination for the Awards by Thursday, November 20, 2014.