Program integrity and accountability activities are grounded in state and territory policies focused on administration of the Child Care and Development Fund. They cover the expenditure of funds; monitoring programs and services to ensure compliance; and prevention and detection of fraud, waste, and abuse. The following resources provide further information about these requirements and activities.
The Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) program provides funding to states, tribes, and territories to support child care assistance for low-income families. Eligibility policies that are family friendly, child focused, and fair to providers support CCDF goals.
This Webinar presents an overview of the key updates that will be incorporated in the renewal DCI. Information is also provided about the OIG Audit of Error Rate Process and Calculations and provides States with the most recent error rate data.
This issue brief provides an overview of nine ways that State child care licensing programs are increasing their use of technology, including the use of data for caseload management and supervisory oversight, automation to support risk management and consistency in enforcement actions, linkages...
This brief summarizes the error-rate data for the 2011 federal fiscal year. It includes information on the national error rate, causes for improper authorization errors, and States’ strategies to reduce errors.