Get Help Paying for Child Care
We all know child care is expensive but did you know CCRC can help with the cost?
Many families don’t know that they qualify for help paying for child care. Financial assistance is available for child care all hours of the day, including nights, weekends, or for just a few hours a week. Whether you are looking for employment, going to school, or working and in need of care, CCRC can help!
And, you can choose your child care type such as licensed center, family child care home, a family, friend or neighbor to take care of your child. Need help finding a provider? We can help with that too.
The application is quick and easy. Most people complete it in 3-5 minutes.
Call 1-866-67-4KIDS to check your status or if you have any questions.
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Before You Apply
The application is quick and easy. Most people complete it in 3-5 minutes. All we need to know is the parent contact information, child’s age, and household income.
The limits vary based on family size.
Your paystub, child’s birth certificate, immunization records for child under age 6, and your provider preference.
The program pays for child care for children up to age 13. Exceptions may be made for children with special needs.
It depends on your household income and the provider’s rates.
No, you can utilize as much or as little care as you need.
We can help pay for a: Licensed Family Child Care Home, Licensed Child Care Center, before/after school program, Family, Friend, or Neighbor child care provider.
An exact income is not needed for the initial application. Use your best estimation.
You will either be enrolled or denied in 30 days from submitting your paystubs and other documentation.
You choose the provider within the 30 day enrollment window. CCRC can help you select the provider that’s right for you.
After You Apply
Application processing can take up to 3 months. Keep an eye out for an income screening letter via email or mail.
Your approval is valid for 12 months.