If you or someone you know needs help to pay for child care costs, please submit an application today. Currently, there are waivers in place that relax the requirements for applying services. These waivers expire on June 30th, 2021.
The waivers allow:
NOW is the time to apply! Some parents may not be aware of these waivers and think that they do not qualify for assistance. It is important to submit an application and our family support services team will make the determination of eligibility upon review of all the required documentation. Questions? Call 561.514.3300.
Funding for School Readiness services is limited. Families may be placed on the School Readiness (SR) Waiting List as follows:
All clients requesting to apply for the SR Waiting List (child care assistance) will need to complete the online application via the Statewide OEL Family Portal.
When funds become available you will receive further communication from us to determine if you are eligible. Invitations are sent based on the established priorities and the date your child (ren) was placed on the waiting list.
If you’d like to check the status of a Wait List Application, call us at 561.514.3300.