banner image Child Care Information and Funding in Schuylkill County, PA

2335 West End Avenue - Pottsville, PA  17901  1-800-216-1938   fax-570-624-7955

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

 

SUBSIDIZED CHILD DAY CARE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

In order for a person to obtain subsidized Child Care, the following requirements must be met:

 

 

DOCUMENTATION OF INCOME 

Families are responsible for a weekly fee based on income and number of people in family. Documentation of all income and work status is required to establish eligibility.  This documentation could include current pay stubs, proof of child support from any non-custodial parent-if receiving support, or copies of profit/loss information from tax returns if self-employed.  All additional income (this could include workmen's compensation, social security and disability) is also required to be reported to CCIS office. 

 

TRAINING INFORMATION

If you are attending an accredited training program and work at least 10 hours per week, the time spent in training will count toward the 20 hours per week work requirement.

 

TEEN PARENTS INFORMATION

Funding for teenage parents to complete their high school education is also available through the Child Care Information Services of Schuylkill County.  There are no work requirements for teen parents while they are attending high school. 

*Please contact the CCIS Office for additional verification requirements*

WAITING LIST

If you are determined eligible for subsidized Child Care and there are currently no funds available, you will be placed on a county wide waiting list and notified when funds do become available.