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Beginning July 1, 2023, Child Care Subsidy rates will transition to a new rate structure. To learn more about billing partial day and daily units:
Questions can be submitted to DHHS.CCSubsidy@nebraska.gov.
Current rates can also be found on the Title 392 Guidance Document.
Effective May 16th, 2022, DHHS will pay the full cost ($45.25) of fingerprinting and processing for all child care providers, staff, and required household members through September 30th, 2023. Federal Mandate Requires National Criminal History Record Checks - Fingerprints for All Child Care Workers With the passing of Nebraska Legislative Bill 1185, this requirement now extends to License Exempt and In-Home Subsidy providers.
Licensed providers can find information through Children's Services Licensing.
License Exempt and In-Home providers can find additional information under Background Checks.
Public LiveScan Fingerprinting Sites