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What is Quality Rated?

Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) invites eligible child care programs to participate in Quality Rated, Georgia’s voluntary quality rating and improvement system. Quality Rated is an exciting, innovative effort to enhance the quality of services child care programs provide to children and families in their communities and to provide information to help families make informed decisions about their child care needs.


To learn more, please visit the Quality Rated website


To begin the application process:

Quality Rated Professional

For answers to questions about Quality Rated, call the Quality Rated Help Desk at 1.855.800.7747

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