If you cannot afford child care, payment assistance is available. The resources below will help understand if you're eligible, how to apply, and how to select the right provider. For more information on the Child Development and Care (CDC) Program, go to the CDC Program site.
Choosing the Right Provider
Check Eligibility & Apply
- Am I Eligible for Child Care Assistance? You may qualify for Michigan's Child Development and Care Program if you need child care for family preservation (treatment activity for an health or social condition), high school completion, participation in an approved activity, or employment.
- Income Eligibility Chart Use the following Income Eligibility Chart to determine if you may be income eligible.
- Apply for Child Care Assistance Find out how to apply and download the application here.
- Child Development and Care (CDC) Handbook