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Become a Member of SECA

The Southern Early Childhood Association is an organization that has served the children, families, and early childhood professionals of the South for over 50 years. When you join SECA, you become a member of a group that counts over 20,000 early childhood professionals as part of the team.

The Southern Early Childhood Association is an organization committed to promoting quality care and education for young children and their families. SECA is the oldest early childhood professional association in the South. SECA has organizations 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

Over the phone

phone We can take your membership application over the phone if you want to use a credit card.

By Mail

messageCall 1-800-305-SECA and ask for membership information and a membership application or download the form below and mail to the address on the form with the proper fee. If you live in a state outside the SECA region, you’ll use a Non-affiliate application. People who live in a SECA state must apply through that state organization and will use the Affiliate application. If you would prefer, we’ll also mail you information and application.

Home Visitors

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Click Here to learn more about our new Home Visitors membership option. When signing up online, make sure that you select the “Home Visitor” option in the “Choose Membership Level” box.

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