Update Tool Instructions

  1. Activate Your Account

    The first time you go to the Update Tool, click ‘Activate Account.’ Enter the email address on file with Child Care Aware of Minnesota and your State-issued License ID number or Certification Number. Only enter the numbers in front of the hyphen. If you don’t have an email address on file or don’t know it, please email UpdateTool@ParentAware.org. After you activate your account, you will see a pop-up message that says “Success” at the top.
  2. Sign In

    Check your inbox for an email with a temporary password (It will appear from “no-reply@naccrraware.net”). It may go in your Junk folder so check there too. Go back to the Update Tool and type in your email address and temporary password exactly as they appear in the email. Using copy and paste is best. Click the ‘Sign In’ button.  
  3. Change Your Password

    After you have signed in, you can change your password. In the upper right-hand corner of the Tool, you will see a user icon (a circle with a head in it) with a down arrow. Click on the down arrow to see three options: Contact Us, Change Password, or Sign Out. Click ‘Change Password’ and fill out the form using a new password you will remember.

  4. Update Program Information

    While signed in, use the menu on the left-hand side of the Tool to update different information sections. Be sure to click ‘Save’ before moving to a different section. If you are using a mobile device, you will need to click on the three bars in the upper right-hand corner to pull down the menu.
  5. Sign Out

    After updating your information, go back to user icon in the upper right-hand corner and click ‘Sign Out’.

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