Who We Are 

The ECCC, formerly known as the Child Care Coalition of Lake County, has been active in the northeastern Illinois area since 1989. The Early Childhood Community Coalition – Lake County (ECCC) is a not-for-profit (501(c)(3)) organization. It is comprised of agencies and individuals working in partnership to meet the needs of children and families in Lake County. 

Mission Statement: The ECCC is a united voice of community partners and leaders, who advocate, collaborate and strategize to support healthy early childhood growth, development and school readiness. Our work is a community-wide effort.