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Child Care Program Office (CCPO)

 
Mission: We support Families in Accessing Quality Child Care

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

Current Events


NOTICE OF RESPONSE TO QUESTIONS RECEIVED
CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM


Response to questions received during the public comment period for recent regulations changes:

September 6 (Child Care Licensing) - The Department of Health & Social Services' public notice of proposed changes to 7 AAC 57. Child Care Facilities Licensing, was posted on July 12, 2019, and the public comment period ended on August 29, 2019. The original notice can be viewed on the Online Public Notices website.

The Department of Health & Social Services is posting this notice of questions with responses regarding the proposed regulation changes. The questions and responses can be found here:   Child Care Licensing Program August 2019 Public Comment Questions and Answers.

July 26 (Child Care Assistance) - The Department of Health & Social Services' public notice of proposed changes to 7 AAC 41. Child Care Assistance Program, was posted on May 29, 2019, and the public comment period ended on July 12, 2019. The original notice can be viewed on the Online Public Notices website.

The Department of Health & Social Services is posting this notice of questions with responses regarding the proposed regulation changes. The questions and responses can be found here:  Child Care Assistance Program July 2019 Public Comment Questions and Answers


How Can We Help You?

 
This search finds child care providers currently licensed by the State of Alaska or Municipality of Anchorage and providers approved for participation in the Child Care Assistance Program.
Regional office locations, phone numbers, and contact information for PASS II and PASS III.

Child Care Licensing, Licensed Exempt, Child Care Assistance, and Child Care Grant
Child Care Assistance application, PASS program, Alaska IN!, and resources and referrals
Information on regulations, statutes, federal reports, and family and provider resource lists.
Child Care Assistance Program, Child Care Grant Program, Licensing, and Accounting forms.

important notice iconTo file a complaint against a child care provider, please email CCPO@alaska.gov or contact our main office at (907) 269-4500 or 1 (888) 268-4632.
 
 

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