How to Consider & Code Child Support for ABD-Related Benefits

For ABD-related benefits, child support is generally considered income for the child rather than the parent. If the child support payment is for more than one child, divide the amount received by the number of children for whom it is intended. Example: Martha is applying for ABD benefits for herself and her son John. Her […]

Income & Need Factor

Provider Change

The following are instructions on how to process a child care facility change.

TEFRA: Overview

TERFA stands for Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act

Household Composition & Income Consideration

One of the primary tasks to be completed during the childcare application process is to determine which household members must be included on the case. Four types of possible household members need to be considered. Parents Caretakers Children Parents All natural, adoptive, or step-parents must be included in the household. Parents who are temporarily absent […]

Child Care Overview

Providing assistance to Oklahoma families

Who is Covered Through Online Enrollment?

Effective 01/2014 eligibility for non-disabled children, non-disabled adults with children, and pregnant women (aka SoonerCare) is determined through the Oklahoma Health Care Authority‚Äôs online enrollment system. The only exceptions are individuals who are: Categorically related to Medicaid because they are aged, blind or disabled Included in a TANF benefit Included for Continued Medical Benefits Requesting […]