Accepting enrollments from families in the community
Energy Capital Cooperative Child Care is a non-profit, employer-assisted parent cooperative dedicated to providing full- and part-time child care and scheduling options that meet the needs of families in our community.
Our mission is to provide high-quality, developmentally appropriate child care in a nurturing, safe, and supportive environment.
Our founding partners:
- Basin Electric Power Cooperative and subsidiary Dakota Gasification Company
- Sakakawea Medical Center
- North American Coal Corporation, representing The Coteau Properties Company and Coyote Creek Mining Company
- Union State Bank
- Knife River Care Center
- Coal Country Community Health Centers
- Coyote Station
- Hazen Public Schools
Technical support is provided by North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives‘ Rural Development Finance Corporation.
Energy Capital Cooperative Child Care exists to fill some of the gap in child care services in Mercer County. The first facility, the New Bethel Center, opened in May 2017 in Hazen, ND.