Care 4 Kids helps low to moderate income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood.

To learn more about Care 4 Kids, take a look at this website. It has information for both parents and child care providers. You can look at the site to find out how the program works, who is eligible, and more.

You can also print the forms you need to apply for the program, go to the Forms page.





Please note the Office of Child Care has announce that the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Plan timeline has changed to allow grantees more to time to consider how respond to new provisions inc...
Attendance at Provider Orientation Training is a requirement for all home based Care 4 Kids providers (licensed, unlicensed and alternate care providers). ...
2015 Summer PPA forms will be available May 1, 2015...

Alert: Family Child Care CDA $500 One-Time Bonus: CLICK HERE for more information.

Alert: School Vacation Request Form: If your child needs additional hours of care during winter breaks, complete and submit the School Vacation Request Form.

Alert: Retroactive Payment Frequently Asked Questions CLICK HERE for more information.

Alert: Mandatory Provider Orientation Sessions and Stipend Payments  Stipends are issued upon completion of orientation session attendance AND issuance of an approved child care certificate and payment from Care 4 Kids.

For more information call 1-888-214-KIDS (5437)

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 8 AM – 5 PM
  • Thursday: 8 AM – 6 PM

We are located at:

Care 4 Kids
1344 Silas Deane Highway 3rd Floor
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Fax Number: 1-877-868-0871