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.






Effective July, 1, 2015, the Care 4 Kids Redetermination cycle will change from 8 months to 12 months....
Current Licensed Family Day Care Homes and unlicensed Family, Friends and Neighbors who receive Care 4 Kids  are required to attend a Care 4 Kids provider orientation by December 31, 2015, to remain ...
2015 Summer PPA forms are now available!  Summer PPA forms are located under Forms on our website....

Alert: OEC Family Child Care License Bonus. Click here for more information.

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