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Child Care Program Office (CCPO)

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New Child Care Facilities Licensing
7 AAC 57 regulations were implemented July 1, 2016

Broadcast Follow-up to June 28, 2016 Provider Chats with Child Care Licensing Regulation Changes Q & A Document and Child Care Licensing Regulation Changes and Implementation Plan Matrix.

Learn & Grow: Alaska joins 43 other states in offering a statewide Quality Recognition and Improvement System (QRIS) for early care and learning programs. This new system is called Learn & Grow and is designed to foster the success of young children in our state.

The Child Care Program Office is pleased to announce new 7 AAC Child Care Facilities Licensing regulations will be implemented July 1, 2016. View the latest broadcast for more information.

Proposed regulation revisions to Child Care Assistance Program 7 AAC 41
The CCPO is pleased to announce proposed regulation revisions to Child Care Assistance Program 7 AAC 41. You can view the proposed changes and documents adopted by reference clicking on the Alaska Online Public Notice System link. The comment period ended on June 13, 2016 and the proposed changes are in the adoption process until further notice. To view aggregated questions and responses for similar questions received by June 3, 2016, please click here.

Are you eligible for Child Care assistance? Try our Child Care Contribution Calculator!

State of Alaska: Find a Child Care Provider -- If unable to access this link, try our List of Providers (updated weekly)

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State Child Care Licensing

Child Care Licensing Chats - 2016 Schedule

Statutes and Regulations

Child Care Development and Fund Plan FFY 2016 - 2018

2015 Alaska Child Care Market Price Survey

Child Care Reports and Alaska Child Care and Development Fund Plans

Child Care Program Office (CCPO) Brochure

Child Care Program Office and Child Care Licensing Contact Information:

Email: or
Toll-free statewide at: 1-888-268-4632

South Central Regional Office

3601 C St., Suite 140
Anchorage, AK 99524
(907) 269-4500

Northern Regional Office

542 4th Avenue #212
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-3198

Southeast Regional Office
Goldstein Building, Room 512
130 Seward Street
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 465-4756
P.O. Box 110640
Juneau, AK 99811-0640

Child Care Assistance Office Contact Information:

 Child Care Assistance Offices


We support Families in Accessing Quality Child Care

Safe, healthy child care is available and affordable for all families in Alaska.

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) is the lead agency for the Federal Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) functions.

The CCPO monitors, regulates, and licenses child care facilities across the state and further promotes child care quality through grants to Child Care Resource & Referral agencies and the direct administration of the Child Care ​Grant Program.

The CCPO promotes capacity and accessibility in child care with special attention to infants, school age child care, and children with special needs.

Child Care Resources and Links



Aggregate Data on Deaths, Injuries, and Abuse in a Child Care Setting

Homeless Shelters Accepting Families

Information for Parents

Information for Child Care Providers

Child Care Forms


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