The federal Child Care Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Reauthorization Act of 2014 increases the health and safety requirements for all child care and early learning programs that accept child care subsidies. These changes include such provisions as ensuring that all providers are meeting all of the building codes, expanding who must get a criminal background check and requiring staff to take numerous trainings.
Please visit www.childcarenj.org for the latest information and requirements.
Attention Summer Youth and Camp Programs
Youth camps will be required to complete the below "New Jersey Child Care Subsidy Youth Camp Registration Form" and submit documents directly to DFD to ensure compliance with building, zoning and fire codes and New Jersey Administrative Code (N.J.A.C.) 8:25.