The National Center on Child Care Subsidy Innovation and Accountability (NCCCSIA) provides technical assistance to CCDF programs in developing child care subsidy systems that are child-focused, family-friendly, and fair to providers. NCCCSIA works with grantees to help them reach goals related to subsidy eligibility, integrating quality and subsidy, strengthening program integrity, payment rules, rate setting, and other policies and practices that support serving more low income children in high quality care.
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Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) embarked on a comprehensive review of the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) administrative rules and procedures that led them to the development of a new policy manual. The primary goal was to develop “an efficient, effective subsidy program and system that is child focused, family friendly, fair to providers and grantees, and in compliance with CCDF rules and regulations.” Learn More
This brief summarizes the error rate data for the 2014 federal fiscal year.
Access the Data Collection Instructions for 2014-2016 here: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/occ/dci_2012_508_compliant_v5.pdf.
This brief summarizes the error rate data for the 2013 federal fiscal year. It includes information about the national error rate, causes for improper errors, and States' strategies to reduce errors.
Access the Record Review Worksheet for 2014-2016 here: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/occ/acf403.pdf
Access the State Improper Payments Report for 2014-2016 here: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/occ/acf404.pdf