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Services > Child Care Assistance Program

Child Care Assistance Program

Provides child care funding to eligible First American families. Applicants must live within the Chickasaw Nation Service area.

The program permits parents to choose from a broad range of child care providers, including tribal child care centers, family child care providers, center-based child care centers, and relative providers. In order for the provider to receive payment, they must meet licensing requirements. Child care assistance serves hundreds of children and is open to First American families only.

You Provide

  • Completed application
  • CDIB for the child
  • Immunization records
  • Income verification
  • Class schedule and/or work schedule
  • Social Security card for the child
  • Utility bills
  • Divorce decree (if applicable)
  • Birth certificate for child


The eligibility criterion for the program is based on household size, income and the needs of the applicant. Applicants must be working or attending school and meet income requirements.

Service Area

Chickasaw Nation Residents

This service is available inside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries

Contact Information

(580) 421-7711

(580) 436-0128


Douglas H. Johnston Building
300 Rosedale Road
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 421-7711