Child Welfare and Child Care Partnerships: Partnering with Families Involved in Child Care Subsidy Programs.

Information Memorandum: Child Welfare and Child Care Partnerships

Publication Date: April 1, 2011

UPDATE: A final rule Visit disclaimer page based on the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 was published on September 30, 2016. See in particular 45 CFR 98.20(a)(3)(ii), 98.41(e), and 98.43.


To: Lead Agencies administering child care programs under the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Act of 1990, as amended; State and local child welfare directors; and other interested parties.

From: Joint memorandum from the Administration on Children, Youth and Families and the Office of Child Care.

Subject: Child Welfare and Child Care Partnerships: Partnering with Families Involved in Child Care Subsidy Programs.

Summary: This Information Memorandum (IM) is jointly issued by the Director of the Office of Child Care, Shannon Rudisill, and the Commissioner for the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Bryan Samuels.   The purpose of this memorandum is to provide information to Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Lead Agencies and State and local child welfare agencies to encourage partnerships across these agencies to better serve vulnerable child populations and families.

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