Pol-0125-1 Determining Eligibility of Providers

Effective date: 10/1/2018

See also: WAC 110-15-0125, WAC 110-15-3750

Revisions: Policy Manual Revision Log

Policy

This policy applies when determining eligibility of providers.

  1. Consumers approved for Seasonal Child Care are not eligible to use an FFN (Family, Friend or Neighbor) provider.
    1. Consumers may opt-out of Seasonal Child Care to use an FFN provider and their application is processed under Working Connections Child Care.
  2. Consumers may choose providers located outside of Washington State.
    1. 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.