Sonoma County Office of Education

Sonoma Quality Counts Pathways

cares logo 2016-17Sonoma Quality Counts Pathways is a professional development program designed to improve the quality of early learning programs by focusing on education, preparation, and retention of an effective and diverse workforce. The program provides guidance, support, and a stipend reward to child care professionals. Please contact us at (707) 524-2639 to learn how you can participate.

Administered by the Child Care Planning Council (CCPC) of Sonoma County, the Pathways program incorporates funding from First 5 Sonoma County, and the California Department of Education’s Staff Retention Program (AB 212).

CARES Snapshot 2017-18 (pdf)


Child Development Training Consortium (CDTC) | (209) 572-6080
Commission on Teaching Credentialing | (888) 921-2682
Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County (4Cs) | (707) 544-3077
River to Coast Children’s Services | (707) 869-3613
Santa Rosa Junior College | (707) 524-4315
Sonoma State University | (707) 664-3115
Transcript Evaluation (pdf)

For any CARES Snapshot Reports before 2017, please contact CCPC staff at (707) 524-2639


Questions may be directed to:

  • Liz DePrimo, Project Coordinator CCPC
    (707) 524-2792,
  • Erica Vuong, CCPC Program Assistant