About the Board

RCCPA Board Info​​
Mission:

The mission of the State Board is to protect children living in Maryland’s residential child care programs and to promote quality of care in the field of Residential Child Care through:

  1. Certifying and regulating RCCPAs and RCYCPs;
  2. Receiving and resolving complaints from the public, licensing authorities, courts, employers, insurance companies, and ​other certificate holders regarding RCCPAs and RCYCPs who may have violated the practice act and its regulations; and
  3. Setting the standards for RCCPAs and RCYCPs that reflect new and emergent developments in the profession.

Vision:

The State of Maryland will provide qualified residential child care professionals to further the well-being of children living in Maryland’s residential child care programs.​​

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