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Under 18 KARES

Good Afternoon, Workforce Development and KARES – Hiring under 18, Co-Ops & Internships Many providers are working with high school Family & Consumer Science programs, IECE programs and more

KARES Issues

DCC is aware of the glitches in the KARES system following last week’s update. Our technical staff  are working on solutions. Meanwhile, we have compiled some FAQs and tips

NBCP Program- New Fingerprints Needed

Hello, Can you believe we are already at the 5-year mark for fingerprint-based background checks? As you may remember, federal regulations mandate fingerprint-based background checks are required every five

Background Check Data and ECE-TRIS

Sent to DCC Listserv December 13, 2022 This is a clarification of how the Division of Child Care, Division of Regulated Child Care and ECE-TRIS collaborate and use your

Background Check Regulation Change

Sent to DCC Listserv August 15, 2022 The Division of Child Care updated 922 KAR 2:280 – Background checks for child care staff members.  These updates were made to

Resources and Links

Caring for Our Children, 4th Edition Child Care Health Consultation Posters and Handouts Division of Child Care (DCC) Division of Regulated Child Care (DRCC) Governor’s Office for Early Childhood

Background Checks

Administrative Office of the Courts Fast Check Applicant Prescreening Form DCC 374 Central Registry Check for Licensed, Certified, Registered- (CAN Check) DCC 500 Waiver Agreement & Statement DCC 501