Welcome to TORCH, the resource center for the NAEYC Early Learning Program Accreditation system.  TORCH (The Online Resource Center Headquarters) is an easily available resource library for anyone actively pursuing or maintaining NAEYC accreditation. TORCH provides tools and resources to help your program engage and prepare for each stage of the accreditation process. Here you will find helpful resources to improve program quality that can be used toward the accreditation process. The Accreditation Timeline provides a snapshot of each stage of the accreditation process.