CIS Specialized Child Care Coordinators support families needing specialized child care, including those with the Child Care Financial Assistance Progra service need of protective service, family support, and child with a special health need. In addition, Child Care Coordinators work with regional resources to support child care providers who are approved or looking to become specialized child care programs.
Resources for service providers include guidance on service delivery and expectations are available in the CIS guidance manual. Also information about the CIS job description for individuals filling this role on the CIS regional team.
Guidance on the Child Care Financial Assistance Program (CCFAP) aspects of specialized child care are available on the Department for Families and Children website for families. Resources include: