The DCCA Office of the Secretary oversees the operation and administration of the following eleven (11) divisions and programs:

  • Chamorro-Carolinian Language Policy Commission (CCLPC)

  • Child Care Development Fund (CCDF)

  • Child Care Licensing Program (CCLP)

  • Commonwealth Council for Arts and Culture (CCAC)

  • Commonwealth Respite Service Program (CRSP)

  • Division of Youth Services (DYS)

  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

  • Historic Preservation Office (HPO)

  • Nutrition Assistance Program (NAP)

  • Office of Aging (OA)

  • Sports and Recreation Program (SRP)

The DCCA Office of the Secretary is headquartered on Capitol Hill on the CNMI’s capital island of Saipan. Satellite offices are also located on the islands of Rota and Tinian. Satellite offices are headed by resident directors appointed by the Mayors of Rota and Tinian, respectively.