CHILD CARE MANUAL

2010.010.00 RELATIONSHIP OF THE APPLICANT TO THE CHILD

To be eligible to receive Child Care Subsidy, the person making application must be:

Determine the applicant’s relationship to the child by viewing verification that establishes the relationship. Examples of verification include, but are not limited to:

  • birth certificates;
  • the IBTH screen;
  • court orders; or
  • other relationship documentation (hospital records, family Bible documentation, or third-party verification).

The household’s statement of relationship may be an accepted source of verification when no other source of verification is available. A comment must be entered in the eligibility system to explain why the household’s statement is being used to establish relationship.