Opening Your Day Care Step Seven: Completing Your Day Care Center Application with ODJFS

After successfully completing The Plan of Operation Training, you will receive a confirmation number and key to access ODJFS’s Colts-SOLAR system, where you will be able to access ODJFS’s website to fill in the information required to complete the Child Care Application.

Once you have submitted the Child Care Application, you must print a payment voucher and mail it with the required initial application fee. Please note, you must save, sign and click the submit button for your application to be submitted for consideration by ODJFS. DO NOT send your payment and voucher until you have clicked the “Submit” button.

Continue to Step Eight: Finding Funds to Get You Started!