By Kim Engelman, Chief, Family & Community Engagement
Join Child Care Aware® of America (CCAoA) and the National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) for a webinar on serving homeless children under the Child Care and Development Fund Program.
Webinar: Serving Young Homeless Children under CCDF
[The webinar has already passed – but you can find resources and a webinar recording here!]
Experts from CCAoA and NCHE will be joined by presenters from the Alabama Departments of Education and Human Resources to discuss the development of a state-level collaboration to serve homeless families under CCDF.
Topics will include:
- Child Care and Development Block Grant Act (CCDBG) provisions related to serving young homeless children and their families
- Requirements for reporting data on young homeless children served by CCDF providers, including understanding the definition of homeless to be used for data collection purposes
- Provisions related to young homeless children included in the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Program Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (draft regulations)
- State- and local-level strategies for collaborating to improve services to young homeless children and their families
Resource: Tip Sheet for Child Care Programs
We are also pleased to share the following Tip Sheet for Child Care programs on serving children and families experiencing homelessness.