ERIC Number: ED359722
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Feb
The Child Care and Development Block Grant Program. ARCH Factsheet Number 19.
Healy, Kerry K.; Broughton, Belinda
This fact sheet examines the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) program established by the U.S. Congress in 1990 to support families by increasing the availability, affordability, and quality of child care. It outlines the program's funding level, eligible grantees of CCDBG funds, regulatory requirements, family eligibility, and payment of funds. The fact sheet emphasizes the possibility of collaboration between crisis nursery and respite care programs and CCDBG grantees, in order to ensure that families are supported as effectively as possible. It identifies eight potential areas of collaboration. Contains three references. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Human Resources, Raleigh. Div. of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services.; ARCH National Resource Center for Crisis Nurseries and Respite Care Services, Chapel Hill, NC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Child Care and Development Block Grants