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How to Apply to be a Provider

1
UNDERSTANDING THE RULES

Allen County Job and Family Services wants to ensure all child care providers are compliant. Click here to review the rules, select “Family Child Care Rules” and then click on each section.

Additional Manuals to Review:

2
APPLY TO BECOME A PROVIDER

If you are interested in opening a child care center, please click here and complete the pre-licensing orientation training for the type of Provider that you want to be.

Steps to become a licensed family child care provider (Type A or Type B):
1. Complete a professional registry for the family child care applicant here

2. Complete an application online here

3
RECORD TIME, ATTENDANCE AND PAYMENT

The child care provider will be required to record information through the Ohio TAP (Time & Attendance Payment), which will allow the child care center to be paid accordingly.

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