It is the right of any individual to apply for assistance, including individuals who are clearly ineligible. Applications must be completed and signed. Applicants have the right to appeal any decision made regarding their application within 90 days of the decision. In order to guarantee these rights to all applicants, each person requesting assistance in the office will be asked to sign an application immediately. All applicants must be made aware of the change reporting requirements for the Child Care Assistance program and that failure to report required changes or reporting false information may result in prosecution for fraud.