Child Care and Development Fund State Plan

Children and Family Services

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What you need to know

​​The Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Plan describes the CCDF program to be administered by the State of Nebraska for the period of 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2024. This plan is designed to assist with implementing the law under the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) of 2014. It is the primary mechanism that the Administration of Children and Families (ACF) determines Nebraska's compliance with the law.

​​​Proposed State Plan:

Current State Plan:​​​​​​​

Previous State Plans:

​​CCDF State Plan 2022-2024 - Public Hearing​​​​​

June 24, 2024

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Central Time

Nebraska State Office Building – Lower Level

Meadowlark Conference Room

301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, Nebraska​

The Department of Health and Human Services is holding this hearing to accept comments on the proposed state plan for Child Care and Development fund Block Grant for the period of October 1, 2024 to September 30, 2027.

The proposed plan is available from Kari Von Busch, CCDF Program Specialist, at or 531-739-2224. The ​proposed plan is also available by clicking here​​

All interested persons are invited to attend and comment at the hearing or to submit comments in writing. All comments should be submitted in writing by 5:00 p.m. CT on June 24, 2024, and sent to the following address:

State of NE Child Care

c/o CCDF Draft Plan Comments

PO Box 95026

Lincoln, NE 68509 ​

Auxiliary aids or reasonable accommodations needed to participate in a hearing can be requested by calling (402) 471-8417. Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing may call DHHS via the Nebraska Relay System at 711 or (800) 833-7352 TDD at least 2 weeks prior to the hearing.