Child Care Client Portal
Check Your Eligibility (Complete the form and click the button below to check your eligibility):
In order to receive child care services you must be:
Working - An average of at least 28 hours per week
Attending High School or a HS Equivalency program
Attending College/Vocational Education full time (NOT Grad school)
Attending College/Vocational Education part time
Working part time for a total of at least 28 hours per week
Receiving FIP or PROMISE JOBS assistance
Child Care Eligibility Calculator
1a. Are you currently receiving FIP?
1b. Do any children in your home currently receive FIP?
2. Are you the parent or step-parent?
Parent or Step-Parent
3. How many adult family members are at home?
4. How many family members under age 18 are at home?
5. Types of Income?
Gross monthly wages earned (before taxes):
Self-Employed or Odd Jobs:
Unemployment or Worker's Compensation:
Social Security or SSI:
Veterans Benefits, Pensions, or Retirement:
Child Support or Alimony:
Money from Friends or Relatives:
Other: (Including irregular or one time payments):
Total Monthly Income:
Questions? Contact the Centralized Child Care Unit at: 1-866-448-4605
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