Child Care

                 

 CHILD CARE TRAININGS:

 

Thursday June 1st:

“EXTREME MAKEOVER:                               Playground Edition”   (Afton)   

               CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 Registration opens May 15th and closes May 24th

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 Information For Childcare Assistance

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Parent(s) must be working, going to school, or enrolled in a job-training program — full or part-time. School may be high school, college (including post-graduate school), or GED preparation. Job training includes Vo-Tech, or job skills training program.
  • Family must meet Child Care Services’ gross monthly income guidelines. Parents must share the cost of child care by paying a co-payment fee based on a sliding fee scale; the closer a family comes to the maximum monthly amount, the higher their co-payment.
  • Parent or child meets the federal definition of an Indian.
  • Family lives within the Ottawa Tribe Child Care service area. The Ottawa Tribe service area is a 100-mile radius from the Tribal Complex in Miami, Oklahoma.
  • Child(ren) is not older than 13 years of age.

Documents List for Subsidy Certification

  • Child’s age verification (birth certificate)
  • Proof of parent or child’s tribal affiliation: CDIB or tribal membership card
  • Proof of residence (copy of monthly utility bill (gas, water or electric) with physical address of home)
  • Family monthly income (current check stubs)
  • Work or school schedule (letter from employer stating specific days and hours worked and rate of pay; letter from school official stating specific class schedule)
  • Social Security cards for all family members
  • Current immunization records

To Apply For Childcare: Click Forms

INSTRUCTIONS FOR FORMS

 For Childcare Providers: Click Forms

To become a childcare provider for the Ottawa Tribe, a provider must submit an original application. Faxed copies will be accepted to begin the application process.

Provider Forms

Also send copies of your:

  • State DHS License
  • Oklahoma Star Rating