Tag: CCDF

Child Care Aware® of America Releases Findings of 2019 Annual State Survey on Child Care

Child Care Aware® of America Releases Findings of 2019 Annual State Survey on Child Care State fact sheets provide high-level analysis and national roll-ups of the child care landscape at the state level and show an alarming decline in family child care providers and inconsistent quality  WASHINGTON, DC —Today, Child Care Aware® of America (CCAoA) released the results of its annual state child care survey, Checking in on… Read more »

Summary of CCDF Final Rule Now Available

Last month, the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) published the final rule for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) based on the 2014 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act (CCDBG). This final rule updates CCDF regulations for the first time since 1998. The final CCDF rule includes regulatory changes on ensuring the health… Read more »

State Plans for Healthy Child Care, Healthy Communities Participants

The state plans for Healthy Child Care, Health Communities participants have been reviewed! In an effort to support states in advocacy around their Child Care and Development Fund plans, Child Care Aware® of America summarized the state plans’ health content for Alabama, Colorado, Indiana, Missouri, New York State, and North Carolina. CCDF state plans have… Read more »

Building a User-Friendly Website to Support CCDBG Implementation

The Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) requires that states develop consumer education information for Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) parents, providers, and the general public on the following topics: The availability of child care assistance The quality of child care providers (if available) Research and best practices in child development State/territory policies… Read more »

Child Care Aware® of America NPRM Listening Session January 28

Child Care Aware® of America is collecting feedback to the Administration for Children and Families, proposed rule to amend the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) regulations. The proposed rule is available for public comment until February 22, 2016. We are working to get as many organizations and individuals to sign on to our comments,… Read more »

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