ERIC Number: ED307972
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-May
Reference Count: N/A
School-Age Child Care: A Continuing Series of Technical Assistance Papers. Technical Assistance Papers No 1-12, May 1986-May 1988.
New York State Council on Children and Families, New York.
These 12 technical assistance papers offer practical suggestions on ways to develop high quality school-age child care programs (SACCP), particularly in New York. The papers: (1) introduce the topic of school-age child care and describe ways in which such care can meet the needs of families in New York; (2) provide guidelines for development of SACCPs; (3) outline several approaches for conducting a needs assessment to obtain an accurate determination of the need for a SACCP in a particular community; (4) discuss legal issues of incorporation and profit or not-for-profit status; (5) outline the process of incorporation and provide guidelines for the incorporation of a SACCP in New York; (6) present procedures and criteria for obtaining tax-exempt status; (7) summarize New York and federal requirements for employers and suggest resources for additional information; (8) outline content areas that should be addressed in bylaws for a SACCP; (9) describe legal responsibilities of a board of directors and provide guidelines for selection and maintenance of an effective board; (10) offer suggestions for program activities and techniques for work with groups and individual children; (11) provide guidelines for development of a budget; and (12) describe procedures and principles for management of program funds. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: New York State Council on Children and Families, New York.
Identifiers - Location: New York