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Health and Safety Requirements and Standards

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This presentation outlines a framework that helps states and territories integrate full health and safety practices in their early childhood education...

Many Lead Agencies have created websites or have developed technological solutions to help streamline the process for child care background checks. This brief provides some state examples.

This PowerPoint presentation provides information on developing and implementing Tribal alternative approaches for conducting background checks and monitoring and inspections of child care providers.

The intent of this resource is to provide tribes with an overview of the statutory authorities and identify potential avenues to access FBI fingerprint check results.

The State Capacity Building Center's Infant/Toddler Specialist Network is hosting a series of webinars on the third...

Quality I/T programs can have significant developmental benefits and positive long-term effects for children.

Caring for Our Children Basics (CFOC Basics) represents the minimum health and safety standards required in Head Start and child care programs, family child care homes, and other places children are cared for outside of their own home.

This resource highlights key requirements of the CCDF criminal background check requirements for tribes.

Topics include:

  • Applicability of rules
  • Individuals subject to background checks
  • Required national and state-based background checks

The CCDBG Act of 2014 requires states and territories to have in effect requirements, policies, and procedures to conduct criminal background checks for all child care staff members (including prospective staff members) of all child care programs that are 1) licensed, regulated, or registered...

In October 2018, the Office of Child Care and Administration for Children and Families (ACF) published the revised...