Care 4 Kids
CARE 4 KIDS
Care 4 Kids helps low to moderate income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood. Families must live in Connecticut, be working or attending a temporary cash assistance (Jobs First) approved training activity and meet the program's requirements, and meet the program’s income requirements.
For example, a family of 4 with 2 working parents: income must be less than $57,966/yes ($4830.50/month). That includes all income before taxes are taken out.
Below is a link for the Care 4 Kids Screening Tool to help you determine if you meet the basic eligibility requirements for child care assistance. It will only take a few minutes to complete. The results of the screening tool will help you decide if you choose to apply for Care 4 Kids.
Please note this screening tool does not take all factors into consideration and it is not the final determination of your eligibility.