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Comments Regarding Proposed Changes to Child Care Regulations

Comments regarding the proposed changes to day care center, school age child care, and small day care centers are due by March 17, 2014. 

As stated in a January 2014 letter from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS), “the proposed changes come as a result of numerous planning and informational sessions with child care programs, NYS Education Department, NYS Department of Health, infant todller specialists, health care consultants, social services districts, child care resource and referral agencies, the New York State Afterschool Network, other child care advocates, and the OCFS regional office staff”.

The proposed regulations can be found on the web at:  http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/childcare/.

Comments can be made on line at:  http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/childcare/  or by sending a letter to:  The New York State Office of Children and Family Services, Division of Child Care Services-Child Care Public Comment, 52 Washington Street, Room 309 South, Rensselear, NY 12144 or fax to: 518 474-9617.