(This Policy Directive Replaces PD #10-05-EMP)
This policy directive has been revised as follows:
• To inform staff that the legally-exempt (informal) childcare provider enrollment process is expanding to include the Brooklyn and Staten Island regions effective April 7, 2010. Staff and applicants/participants in need of services that are provided by the Women's Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDCO) hub, must use an existing WHEDCO hub in any other borough until further notice. The hub sites are located in the Bronx, Queens, and Manhattan.
• A new attachment, Locations with On-Site Enrollment Agency Staff and Central Office/Hub Information (Attachment A) has been created for this directive.
• To inform staff that WHEDCO must give a copy of the first three pages of the Enrollment Form For Provider of Legally-Exempt Family Child Care and Legally-Exempt In-Home Child Care OCFS-LDSS-4699) form or the Enrollment Form for Provider of Legally-Exempt Group Childcare (OCFS-LDSS-4700) form to the applicant/participant or the provider.