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Become a Member of SECA

The Southern Early Childhood Association is an organization that has served early childhood professionals of the South for over 70 years. When you join SECA, you become a member of a group that counts thousands of early childhood professionals as part of the team.

The Southern Early Childhood Association is an organization committed to two outcomes:

  • To further the development of knowledge and understanding of young children and the dissemination of such information.
  • To contribute to the professional growth of persons working with and for young children.

SECA is the oldest early childhood professional association in the South. SECA has affiliates and members in these states:

We also have members throughout the United States and the world.

Fees and membership options are different, depending upon the state in which you live. There are three ways to get membership information and join the Association.


Simply complete the online registration form by clicking

By Mail

message You can also download the form below and mail to the address on the form along with the proper fee.

We’ll look forward to hearing from you and counting you as a member of the SECA team!