Effective Date: 04/01/03
Revised 01/01/13, 01/24/17
The Department shall (a) determine the extent to which military families are accessing the Child Care Assistance Program. Therefore, applicants must identify whether they are currently serving as active duty (i.e., serving full-time) in the U.S. Military or a member of either a National Guard unit or a Military Reserve unit; and (b) waive co-payment during the time biological parent(s) are in active duty in the U. S. Military.
If the applicant has indicated "Yes" for either military service type, information must also be completed regarding status during the time of Application, Redetermination, or Change of Information. If the applicant does not specify the length of deployment (Begin Date and End Date) for active duty, or dates of service (Begin Date and End Date) for National Guard or Reserve units, follow the procedure found in Policy 02.02.02 Request for Additional Information.
Illinois Department of Human ServicesJB Pritzker, Governor · Grace B. Hou, Secretary
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