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Do You Need Help Paying For Child Care?

 

It may surprise you to learn how many working families qualify for help paying for child care!

Child care is costly. In some cases, as much as or higher than, college tuition! The Chautauqua Child Care Council would like to work with you to help make high-quality child care affordable for your family.

 

 

Some ways to offset childcare costs include:

Tax Credits*

Scholarships

Flexible Spending Plans

Child Care Subsidies

*Tax laws frequently change so it is best to check with an expert.  For general information on tax    credits and other programs that can assist working families in New York State visit

www.mybenefits.ny.gov or call 1-800-342-3009.

 

Income Guidelines for Child Care Subsidy Eligibility in Chautauqua County*
June 1, 2020 – May 31, 2021

Family of :                  Maximum Gross Income
1………………………………$25,520
2………………………………$34,480
3………………………………$43,440
4……………………………..$52,400
5……………………………..$61,360
6……………………………..$70,320
7……………………………..$79,280
8……………………………..$88,240
Each additional person……….add $ 8,840

*Income guidelines for Chautauqua County Only. Meant to be a general guideline for eligibility. Does not guarantee a family will qualify as there are other factors considered as well.

* DHHS in Mayville (716) 753-4133
* DHHS Child Care Unit (716) 753-4192

 

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