Child Care Assistance

Helps pay for the care of your child while a parent or caretaker works or attends school. It might also be used to care for children while a parent or caretaker is looking for work or is unable to care for children because of medical reasons. Must have a child under the age of 13 years (or under 19 years if child has special needs; get assistance from Family Investment Program OR meet income eligibility guidelines; and must be doing ONE of the following: working an average of 28 hours per week, attending an approved training or education program full-time, OR looking for work.