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Child Development Division (CDD)

The Child Development Division's goal is to increase access to high-quality services that are developmentally beneficial for children and strengthen families. We do this by working with programs within communities to coordinate and deliver services that meet families' needs.


A Petition for Election of Collective Bargaining Representative filed with the Vermont Labor Relations Board on September 26, 2014, by Vermont Early Educators United, AFT ("Union")


Afterschool Child Care Programs Regulations

On October 15, 2014 the Vermont Afterschool Child Care Programs Regulations have been submitted to the Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules (LCAR) for final approval. Below are the final draft of the regulations submitted, and the other documentation required to be sent. LCAR will be meeting on these rules on October 30th, 2014.

Proposed Afterschool Child Care Regulations
Summary of public comments received on Proposed Afterschool Child Care Regulations
Previous School Age Regulations from 1996 - with notes on proposed changes