Senate and Assembly Legislative Public Hearings for the FY 2018 State Budget will be held at various locations between March 14th and March 29th. This is an opportunity for citizens to present testimony concerning budget appropriations for child care in next year's state budget. Advance registration is mandatory. Click here to register.
Revisions to the Child Care Center Licensing Manual have been posted in the NJ Register. Click here to review the new manual as well as comments accepted and declined.
The 2017 conference of the
Coalition of Infant /Toddler Educators will be held
APRIL 7 & 8, 2017
at Harrah's Conference Center
in Atlantic City. Register Today!
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. Click here for information on deadlines for the various requirements.