Minnesota's Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF).
The CCDF is the primary source of federal funding for child care subsidies and child care quality supports. Find out more.
During the 2017 legislative session, many changes were made to the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP). Two of these changes, which affect both families and child care providers, are scheduled to take effect April 23, 2018:
For further information, see the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) law changes effective April 23, 2018 (PDF).
There are three ways to apply for child care assistance: