About Us

About Us

The Association of Registered Childcare Providers Malaysia (ARCPM) or Persatuan Pengasuh Berdaftar Malaysia (PPBM) as is better known is a non profit organization registered with the Registrar of Societies in September 1989.

PPBM works closely with the Ministry of Women, Family & Community Development, Malaysia. It was entrusted with ensuring quality alternative childcare for children up to four years old. In collaboration with 22 Affiliated State Associations throughout the country, PPBM work towards ensuring that the children receive quality care by professional childcare providers and/or their parents.

PPBM has gone a long way to staying relevant with best practices in the field of early childhood care & education. As such, PPBM is actively involved in contributing to the government’s transformation programs, involving itself in the up-skilling and upgrading of workforce for post SPM, technical and vocational schools, tertiary and continuing life long education. Through PPBM’s involvement in the EPP1, that is scaling up early childcare & education centres and EPP2, that is improvement in ECCE training PPBM believes, its involvement is in line with its vision and mission.

” TO ADVOCATE AND FACILITATE AFFORDABLE AND ACCESSIBLE QUALITY EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES FOR ALL FAMILIES AND CHILDREN “

Advocating Policy Makers

Invest in high quality early childhood care and development programs that embraces best practices for the holistic development of children.

Affordable & Accessible

To facilitate the setting up of a network of licensed affordable and accessible childcare through the setting up of home-based, community-based and workplace childcare centers.

Professionalism

To raise the professionalism of childcare personnel through smart partnerships with academia and other organization for continuing professional development.

High Quality

To advocate for quality standards for childcare centres, childcare personnel and ECCE training organization.

DYTM TUANKU LAILATUL SHAHREEN AKASHAH RAJA PUAN MUDA PERLIS​

PATRON

BOARD OF TRUSTEES​

YBHG DATO’ MEME ZAINAL RASHID

MADAM AMY BALA

PUAN SHAMSINAH CHE SHARIFF

ANISA BINTI AHMAD

PRESIDENT | CONSULTATION & NETWORKING

ZUBAIDAH BINTI HUSIN

VICE PRESIDENT | ADVOCACY

ZARINAH BINTI MASHURI

HONOURABLE SECRETARY | OFFICE MANAGEMENT

SHARIFAH AINI BINTI SYED TAHIR

ASSISTANT SECRETARY | SPECIAL PROJECT

HAMIZA BINTI MUSTAPHA

HONOURABLE TREASURER | FINANCE

ROSMASYAZANA BINTI ROSLAN

OUT REACH PROGRAM | ASSISTANT TREASURER

ZARIDAH BINTI ABU ZARIN

FUNDRAISER UNIT | COMMITTEE MEMBER

UMEI BAHN MOHAMED

TRAINING UNIT | COMMITTEE MEMBER

KENNETH WILLIAM JOHN

RESOURCES CENTRE | COMMITTEE MEMBER

COMMITTEE MEMBERS 2018-2019