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Governor Announces Additional Funding for Illinois Child Care Providers

Governor Pritzker is directing additional funding to support child care ...
IDHS Releases 2019 CCAP Report

IDHS Releases 2019 CCAP Report

The Illinois Department of Human Services has released its latest ...
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Governor’s Office Releases Illinois’ Early Childhood Care and Education Response to COVID-19

The Governor's Office of Early Childhood Development released a briefing ...
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Pritzker Increases Funding for Early Childhood Progams in FY21 Budget

While the new budget does provide for increased funding for ...
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IDHS Increases Maximum Child Care Payment Rates for Providers

The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) has announced a ...
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Data Update: Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)

IECAM has updated its database to include FY2017 Child Care ...
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More Illinois Families Now Eligible for Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)

The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) has relaxed the ...
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New CLASP Report Points to Inequitable Access to Child Care Subsidies

A new policy analysis from the Center for Law and ...
IDHS Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)

IDHS Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)

Latest data: FY2019 (July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019) ...