Getting Help Paying for Child Care & Preschool

Child care can be expensive. State child care subsidy programs help eligible families with children pay child care costs.

Homeless Child Care

This program helps families that are homeless pay for child care while they work, look for work, or get the other help they need to find stable housing.
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Seasonal Child Care

This program helps families that work seasonally in agriculture to pay for child care.
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Working Connections Child Care (WCCC)

This program helps families with low incomes pay for child care while they work, look for work, or go to school.
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WCCC Rights and Responsibilities

When you receive WCCC benefits, you should receive a copy of your legal rights and responsibilities. Your basic rights and responsibilities are also outlined here.
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Reporting possible child care subsidy fraud

If you suspect that a parent or a child care provider is misusing child care subsidy benefits, please contact the Department of Social & Health Services' Office of Fraud and Accountability (OFA).
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ECEAP and Head Start

These programs provide free services and support to eligible children and their families.
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