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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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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Two Informative Sessions on March 7, 2024 The Office of Child Care (OCC) invites you to join webinars discussing the Child Care and…
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Dear CCDF Administrator: Today, the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Child Care (OCC) announced a new rule that…
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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) and the U.S.…
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