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Collier CARES Childcare assistance- How do I qualify and apply for this grant?

Collier County‚Äôs workforce has been impacted by closures of schools, childcare facilities and other programs. In order to return our workforce safely, a childcare assistance program will be implemented. Households can apply for childcare assistance waivers, provided their income has been affected by State Executive Order, and childcare is a necessary expense to return to work. 

What if I represent a childcare facility?

  • Childcare providers can apply for grant assistance for increased operating expenses related to sanitation and other methods of safely operating a program;

  • All licensed daycare facilities and Collier County Parks & Recreation programs are eligible for use of the waiver and grant assistance program.


Updated 9/16/2020 10:42 AM
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