Family Day Care Homes and Large Family Child Care Homes Rule Update
Presented by Samantha Wass de Czege, Director of DCF Office of Child Care Regulation
Come one, come all to hear the latest updates regarding the Department of Children and Families new rule requirements that were adopted. The changes reflected in the handbook are the result of new federal requirements, national trends for early childhood programs, new background screening requirements, and necessary updates to keep the rule current. The session will identify the new standards and provide suggestions on how the provider can obtain and maintain compliance. Topic areas that will be discussed in detail include: Discipline, Transportation, Emergency Planning, Background Screening, Training, Supervision, Health and Safety, Food and Nutrition, and Record Keeping.