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The Department of Health & Social Services proposes to change regulations on the child care assistance program related to the program rates, enrollment authorization, family contribution toward care, and continued participation. To view the proposed changes visit the Online Public Notice. The comments must be received not later than 5 p.m., on June 5, 2017. You may submit written questions relevant to the proposed action to Samantha Ray by email at or at:
3601 C Street, Suite 140
Anchorage, AK 99503.
You should comment during the time allowed if your interests could be affected.

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) is very pleased to announce the launching of the second web based training, Child Care Provider Billing Training. Effective March 6, 2017 this online training is to replace the in-person billing training portion of all child care provider type orientations conducted by the Child Care Program Office (CCPO) or Local Child Care Assistance (CCA) offices. Access instructions for Child Care Provider Billing Training.

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)

child care pictureChild Care Assistance Rates

State Child Care Licensing

Child Care Licensing Chats - 2017 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
Frontier Building
3601 C St., Suite 140
Anchorage, AK 99524
(907) 269-4500

Northern Regional Office
Nerland Building
542 4th Avenue #212
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-3198

Southeast Regional Office
Goldstein Building, Room 512-517
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 Forms


Family and Provider Resource List

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


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