CCDF Plan and Public Hearing


DECC and CCDF Public Hearing

Dear Early Childhood Stakeholders:

Please find a copy of the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Plan, a synopsis of the plan, the public hearing announcement and the public hearing comment sheet.

CCDF_Plan_Preprint_FFY 2022-2024 5.3.21

CCDF State Plan 2022_2024 Synopsis

CCDF Public Hearing Announcement 5.3.21

Public Hearing Comment Sheet 5.3.21

As you may or may not know, the CCDF State Plan is the way that Delaware applies for the federal funding used to pay for the Purchase of Care (POC) program. Delaware Health and Social Services (DHSS) is required to share this plan with you by facilitating a public meeting and soliciting your feedback regarding how these public funds are utilized in our state.  The public hearing will be held virtually on May 20, 2021. If you would like to comment at the hearing we ask that you forward your name and title to me via my email at and copy Zakira Hackett at  If you wish to send a written comment you must use the attached comment sheet. Your written comments should be sent to  and copy Zakira Hackett at  All written comments are due on or before May 28, 2021 at 4:30pm.

All of these documents can be found on the DHSS website at this link:

Please direct any inquiries regarding this communication to Belvie Herbert at or you may call me at 302-255-9611.

We look forward to hearing from you.


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