There are many challenges when raising children. As a parent, you want what’s best for your child, but that can be difficult to achieve. If you’re struggling financially and feel like you can’t afford daycare for your child, there is help available. Keep reading to learn about the Alberta daycare subsidy.
What Qualifies as Calgary Daycare?
If you want to take advantage of the subsidy, you must enrol your child at an approved Calgary childcare centre. Eligible options include licensed Calgary daycare centres or group family childcare, approved family day homes, approved early child development programs, and licensed out-of-school or preschool care centres.
How Much Support can You Receive for Daycare SW Calgary?
The rates for the Alberta daycare subsidy vary depending on the age of the child and the type of program. For example, the monthly rate is higher for infants attending daycare SW Calgary than it is for children in grades 1 through 6.
Who can Apply for the Alberta Daycare Subsidy?
You can apply for the subsidy for daycare Calgary if you or your spouse or partner are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, are an Alberta resident, and have a child who is 12 or younger and not yet in seventh grade. One or both of you must also currently be working, looking for work, going to school, or have special needs or be a stay-at-home parent with a child enrolled in an approved program.
Other Options for Calgary Childcare
There are additional subsidy options available. The kin child care program helps you pay a relative to watch your child. For parents with evening or weekend responsibilities, you may qualify for the extended hours child care subsidy so you can take advantage of evening or weekend Calgary childcare.
Your child is important. A child care subsidy can help give them an opportunity to flourish at a daycare Calgary.
Contact Clever Daycare Centre for more information
Phone: 403-474- 4157 | Fax: 403-474- 4158 | [email protected]