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The following information was written by the ECSB. Electronic banking is convenient. Payments can be deposited electronically by the State warrant writing system, in the same fashion that the bank, with the permission of the account holder, can withdraw funds to make mortgage, power, or phone bill payments electronically. Electronic payments, work well, as designed, as...

Beginning Friday, November 25, 2011, an electronic copy of the proposed rule changes will be available here.  Comments can be submitted orally or in writing at the public hearing held Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 10:30 am in the auditorium of the DPHHS Building, 111 North Sanders, Helena, MT. Written data, views, or arguments may also...

Family Connections offers fingerprinting and notary services to the community in our office at 202 2nd Ave S Suite 201, Great Falls, MT. We require scheduling an appointment for fingerprinting and notary services as specific staff members are trained to provide these services. Contact us at 761-6010 for details about fees, required documentation and to schedule an appointment.      ...

Over the next several months, Family Connections, Inc. will be transitioning away from the adopted program name Child Care Solutions (MT) to Family Connections.  This comes as a result of another party having legal issues with our use of this program name. Despite many attempts to resolve this matter, we were unable to reach a...

The Professional Development Incentive Award (formerly Merit Pay I) has been developed with the goal of improving the quality of early care and education for young children and families through high quality intentional, informal education (not for college credit).  You have the option to choose Track I (25 hours of training for $200) or Track...

Exciting news!  Clients can now apply for SNAP directly online through Montana Connections.  Clients also have the option of using a pre-screening tool to find out which programs they are likely to be eligible for.  Both the application and pre-screening tool can be used for SNAP, Medicaid, TANF< and Healthy MT Kids.  The new online...

www.ChildCareTraining.org – Professional Development for Early Childhood Practitioners Complete your annual training hours on your terms! ChildCareTraining.org offers an array of early childhood courses that can be completed anytime, anywhere with guaranteed grading in three business days. With nearly 30 available courses in the Course Catalog, ChildCareTraining.org covers critical early childhood issues that are relevant to your...

CCSMT would like to relay this information on from the ECSB. Child Care payments from the scheduled batch on 2/22 are delayed.  The issue is in the State Accounting system and is not in CCUBS (the database in which payment amounts are generated), which performed as it should.  The technical difficulty has nothing to do with...

Family Connections Montana says goodbye to our Provider Services Manager, Rhonda Schwenke.  She has worked diligently and passionately for us and we will miss her tremendously.  Fortunately, Rhonda has accepted a position with the Early Childhood Services Bureau ,meaning we still get to work alongside her in early childhood, just in a different capacity.  Rhonda,...

After some feedback and confusion about registering for classes through our new website, we have decided to write this “how to” in order to help ease the frustration people have been experiencing, including our own staff.  The process seems complicated; however, it is much easier to navigate than our previous site and after a couple...