Help Paying for Child Care

Oregon Department of Human Services offers a subsidy system to help low income working families pay for their child care.  Click here for more information about Employment Related Day Care (ERDC).

Student families needing child care while they attend college may be eligible for a child care grant. Click here for more information on child care grants.

Students attending Oregon colleges or universities should check their web sites to see if there is additional assistance offered to student families.

Certain child care programs such as Head Start offer low income families preschool programs at no cost. Check here to see if you qualify for Head Start. 

Other child care programs may offer sliding scales, scholarships or other financial support for families call Family Connections (541) 917-4899 for more information or email us.