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News and Announcements


Background Screening Webinar

The embedded video is a recording of a provider-focused background screening webinar. Topics covered range from how to initiate a screening in the Clearinghouse to common reasons why one employee screening may take longer than others. Please view the FAQs for answers to frequently asked questions pertaining to the Clearinghouse and the background screening process.

-Posted 7/10/2017-


Notice of Proposed Rule for 65C-20, F.A.C. Family Day Care Home and Large Family Child Care Home

The Department of Children and Families, Office of Child Care Regulation filed a Notice of Proposed Rule for Chapter 65C-20, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) regarding Family Day Care Home and Large Family Child Care Home Standards on June 21, 2017 in the Florida Administrative Weekly (FAW).  A copy of the rule language and incorporated documents may be obtained below.

If a written request for a hearing is received by the department within 21 days of the notification in the FAW, the department will host a public hearing via webinar on July 13, 2017 5:30PM -7:00PM EST, or the conclusion of business, whichever is earlier.  To register for the webinar please click on the following link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1526198389136462594.

Please be advised that registering for this webinar does not constitute a request for public hearing.  The webinar will only be held if requested.

Written requests regarding the proposed rule may be sent to Cindy Campbell at Cynthia.Campbell@myflfamilies.com.

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-Posted 6/26/2017-


Notice of Proposed Rule 65C-22, F.A.C. Child Care Facility

The Department of Children and Families, Office of Child Care Regulation filed a Notice of Proposed Rule for Chapter 65C-22, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) regarding Child Care Facility Standards on June 21, 2017 in the Florida Administrative Weekly (FAW). A copy of the rule language and incorporated documents may be obtained here.

If a written request for a hearing is received by the department within 21 days of the notification in the FAW, the department will host a public hearing via webinar on July 13, 2017 12:30PM -2:00PM EST or the conclusion of business, whichever is earlier. To register for the webinar please click on the following link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2067505555676704002.

Please be advised that registering for this webinar does not constitute a request for public hearing. The webinar will only be held if requested.

Written requests regarding the proposed rule may be sent to Cindy Campbell at Cynthia.Campbell@myflfamilies.com.

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-Posted 6/26/2017-