Effective date: 10/1/2018
Revisions: Policy Manual Revision Log
This policy applies when determining eligibility of providers.
- Consumers approved for Seasonal Child Care are not eligible to use an FFN (Family, Friend or Neighbor) provider.
- Consumers may opt-out of Seasonal Child Care to use an FFN provider and their application is processed under Working Connections Child Care.
- Consumers may choose providers located outside of Washington State.
- Out-of-State licensed providers are eligible for payment when DCYF has verified the background check as a part of the state’s statutory requirements or when DCYF receives criminal history results from BCCU on all required applicants.