25 CFR 20.502 - Can Child Assistance funds be used to place Indian children in residential care facilities?
You, the social service program, can use Child Assistance funds to purchase or contract for room and board in licensed residential care facilities.
(a) You can use Child Assistance funds to pay only for room and board. You must pay for other services that may be needed, including mental health, education, and physical therapy from other sources.
(b) Before placement the various funding sources must sign an agreement that specifies the services each source will pay. The Bureau Line Officer must approve this agreement.