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The Child Care Program Office is pleased to announce proposed regulation revisions to Child Care Assistance Program 7 AAC 41. You can view the proposed changes and documents adopted by reference clicking on the Alaska Online Public Notice System link. (Or enter "Proposed Changes- Child Care Assistance" to search the Alaska Online Public Notice System.) Please read this notice carefully for instructions on how and when to comment. The comment period ends 5 p.m. on June 13, 2016. We encourage you to share this information with the families and providers you serve and any interested parties.

May 6, 2016 is Provider Appreciation Day! The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) gives recognition to you for all the amazing things you do for Alaska’s children. Here isa special card just for you.

New online tool to find child care announced. ( thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource & Referral Network, is happy to announce the launch of a new online search tool that can help Alaska families find child care. 

The public comment period for the proposed regulation changes to 7 AAC 57 Child Care Facilities Licensing closed on October 25th, 2015 at 5pm. The Child Care Program Office would like to thank all interested parties who submitted comments during the public comment period. 
Click here to view aggregated comments and responses received during the public comment period.

Changes to the Alaska Inclusive Child Care Program (Alaska IN!) effective July 1, 2015

Are you eligible for Child Care assistance? Try our Child Care Contribution Calculator!

State of Alaska: Find a Child Care Provider -- If unable to access this link, try our List of Providers (updated weekly)

child care pictureChild Care Assistance Rates

State Child Care Licensing

Child Care Licensing Chats - 2016 Schedule

Statutes and Regulations

Child Care Development and Fund Plan FFY 2014 - 2015

2015 Alaska Child Care Market Price Survey

Child Care Reports and Alaska Child Care and Development Fund Plans

Child Care Program Office (CCPO) Brochure

Child Care Program Office and Child Care Licensing Contact Information:

Email: or
Toll-free statewide at: 1-888-268-4632

South Central Regional Office

3601 C St., Suite 140
Anchorage, AK 99524
(907) 269-4500

Northern Regional Office

542 4th Avenue #212
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-3198

Southeast Regional Office
Goldstein Building, Room 512
130 Seward Street
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 907) 465-4756
P.O. Box 110640
Juneau, AK 99811-0640


Child Care Assistance Office Contact Information:

 Child Care Assistance Offices


We support Families in Accessing Quality Child Care

Safe, healthy child care is available and affordable for all families in Alaska.

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) is the lead agency for the Federal Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) functions.

The CCPO monitors, regulates, and licenses child care facilities across the state and further promotes child care quality through grants to Child Care Resource & Referral agencies and the direct administration of the Child Care ​Grant Program.

The CCPO promotes capacity and accessibility in child care with special attention to infants, school age child care, and children with special needs.

Child Care Resources and Links


Information for Parents

Information for Child Care Providers

Child Care Forms


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