Agency and Program Reports

OEC is dedicated to transparency — we create and share reports about our services, expenditures, and outcomes.

We publish data sets on the State Open Data Portal for public access. You can explore some of our current reports below, and find older reports on our archive page.

OEC at-a-glance data facts

Each year, OEC publishes a brief overview of childhood services in Connecticut.

2022 at-a-glance-document
2021 at-a-glance document
2020 at-a-glance document
2019 at-a-glance document
2018 at-a-glance document
2017 at-a-glance document
2016 at-a-glance document
2015 at-a-glance document
2014 at-a-glance document

Reports to the Governor and Legislature

Annual Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor

The Office of Early Childhood (OEC) and other executive branch agencies produce a report of activities each year. These are compiled and published in the annual Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor, and serve as a reference for legislators, agency heads, and the general public. OEC annual reports are shared below. You can see annual digests for other Connecticut agencies here.

DateSupport
2021OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2020 to 2021
2020OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2019 to 2020
2019OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2018 to 2019
2018OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2017 to 2018
2017OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2016 to 2017
2016OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2015 to 2016
2015OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2014 to 2015
2014OEC Report for the Annual Digest of Administrative Reports 2013 to 2014

School Readiness

The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering Report to the Legislature (June, 2016)

Status of Child Care in CT Reports

The Office of Early Childhood submits a Status of Child Care in Connecticut annual report to the Legislature. These include data on child care spending, use, quality, and more. For reports prior to 2016, see our archive page.

DateReport
2021Status of Child Care in CT 2020-2021
2020Status of Child Care in CT 2019-2020
2019Status of Child Care in CT 2018-2019
2017Status of Child Care in CT 2016-2017
2016Status of Child Care in CT 2015-2016

Program reports

Looking for specific data about our programs? Explore some of the reports describing OEC initiatives.

Birth to Three

The Birth to Three System publishes annual performance reports and shares data on its early intervention programs, services, children and families, and providers. Explore the data on the Birth to Three website.

The Preschool Special Education Report includes information and suggestions for families and educators as they transition out of Birth to Three into supports and services for eligible children that are provided by their local school district authorized by IDEA, Part B, Section 619.

Care 4 Kids

The federal Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) helps income-eligible families pay for child care through the Care 4 Kids program.  Care 4 Kids shares monthly data about the number and ages of children supported by these funds, where they receive care, and how many caregivers receive Care 4 Kids payments. Read the reports.

Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Quality Progress Reports 

DateReport
2020Quality Progress Report 2020
2019Quality Progress Report 2019
2018Quality Progress Report 2018

See older CCDF reports on our archive page.

Home Visiting Consortium

The Home Visiting Consortium advises OEC, the Department of Children and Families, the Department of Developmental Services, and the Department of Education on improving the coordination of home visiting services in Connecticut’s early childhood system.

DateReport
2021Home Visiting Consortium Report to the Legislature 2021
2020Home Visiting Consortium Report to the Legislature 2020
2019Home Visiting Consortium Report to the Legislature 2019

See older Home Visiting Consortium reports on our archive page.

Reports on child care programs and staff

OEC collects and shares data about child care provider programs, teachers, and staff in Connecticut.

Looking for information about a specific child care program or camp?

If you are a parent or guardian and want to find information about a child care or camp, use 2-1-1 Child Care’s online search tool to get more information about them. You can use the tool’s results to:
-Confirm the program is licensed
-View the history of licensing violations and complaints for a provider or program
-View copies of actual inspection reports and a provider’s or program’s corrective action plan

Child Care Licensing Regulatory Action Reports

We release data about child care disciplinary actions quarterly, and you can download the data sets below. OEC may take disciplinary action against a child care program as a result of:

  • Regulatory violations cited by our Licensing specialists during routine inspections
  • The Licensing division’s investigation into a complaint
DateReport
2022Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2021Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2020Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2019Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2018Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2017Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2016Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31
2015Q1: Jan 1 – March 31
Q2: April 1 – June 30
Q3: July 1 – Sept 30
Q4: Oct 1 – Dec 31

To see earlier regulatory action records, check out the Department of Public Health’s archives.

Qualified Staff Member (QSM) reports

OEC tracks the number of Qualified Staff Members (QSMs) per child care program and how their staff are pursuing professional development to improve their skills and understanding.

DateReport
2021QSM Report 2021
2020QSM Report 2020
2019QSM Report 2019

For older QSM reports, see our archive page.

If you have questions about earlier reports or other data you don’t see here, please see our Research with OEC page.

Last updated July 20, 2022