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Minnesota Electronic Child Care

MEC² is the official online application for the Child Care Assistance Program.

Minnesota Electronic Child Care

MEC² stands for Minnesota Electronic Child Care system. MEC² is an online Java application created to improve the delivery of the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) in Minnesota. The primary users of MEC² are county/tribal and contracted agency staff.

NOTICE: The MEC² application supported version of Java is: Version 8 Update 181 (1.8.0_181) released on July 17, 2018. Please do not upgrade your desktop to a later version of Java as it is not supported for MEC² use. If you have any questions please have your IT staff contact the MAXIS/MEC² System Pager at 651-431-4143.


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