The Office of Child Care supports its grantees in various ways. Among the most important is the Child Care Technical Assistance Network (CCTAN). The system brings together resources from the Office of Child Care, the Office of Head Start, and their health partners to offer CCDF Administrators and their stakeholders information, tools, trainings and other supports. Learn More

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This session provided an overview of the CCDF quality improvement spending requirements, the flexibilities for quality expenditures, and discussion on meeting…
This session involved discussions on spending requirements and flexibilities that allow CCDF program funding to support children and families in Tribal…
This session provides an overview of the fiscal requirements for Tribal CCDF programs, including awareness of key terms relevant to administering the CCDF…

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Support Tribal grantees in providing consumer education information, CCDF services, child health and safety protection, child care quality improvement, and equal access to child care.

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May 30, 2024, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET Register Now  Learn about state strategies, including collaboration to increase…
The Office of Child Care (OCC) is pleased to offer two webinars on Thursday, May 30, 2024, in observance of Mental Health Awareness Month.…
On the anniversary of President Biden’s Executive Order on Increasing Access to High-Quality Care and Supporting Caregivers, the Biden…

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