IMPORTANT UPDATES FROM IDHS:
MARCH 2021 CCAP PROVIDER UPDATES PER IDHS
IDHS INSTRUCTION FOR MARCH 2021 THROUGH JUNE 2021 BILLING
Child Care Restoration Grant 2021 webinar registration, and links has been updated on the CCRG webpage.
Remote Learning and 50% Attendance Rule UPDATE
80% Attendance Rule
The 80% payment rule was revised to 50% effective July 1, 2020. Licensed and license-exempt centers and licensed home providers were paid for all approved days of care if children attend at least 50% of the days. The 50% Rule has been extended through June 30, 2021. Providers may request a waiver if attendance falls below 50% or if the program is forced to close due to COVID related reasons.
CCAP INFORMATION FOR PROVIDERS
Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)
| phone: 1.800.643.1026 | fax: 217.581.7084 |
- Processed in the CCAP office
- Mail to 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston IL 61920
- Deliver to NE Parking lot at the corner of 9th and Roosavelt (blue drop box)
- Fax to 217.581.7084
- Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Try the Tiny Scanner App
- Telephone Billing System - Enter your days over the phone.
- Contact the CCAP Office for this form
Have your child care payment deposited directly into your bank account. Sign up for Direct Deposit at the Illinois Comptroller or call 217.557.0930.
- ILLINOIS DEBIT MASTERCARD®
Available for licensed and licensed-exempt home child care providers. Contact the CCR&R office for this form, online Illinois Debit MasterCard Application or call 1.866.338.2944.
If you fail to choose another option a mailed paper check is the default option.
- IDHS Child Care Update line 217.524.9041 is updated periodically with messages about payment processing and provides resources providers can use to track their payments.
- You may track the status of payments through the IDHS Provider Assistance Line at 1.800.804.3833.
Other Important Resources:
Child Care Payment Rates-Updated 01.2021