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.


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Provider Orientation and Training

Provider Orientations are mandatory training for all home based Care 4 Kids providers. There are also a variety of trainings offered through the Office of Early Childhood Quality Improvement System.


Provider Portal

Log in to set up your payment information and soon to submit your invoices.


Processing Status

Application, Redetermination and invoice processing status updated daily.


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Phone: 1-888-214-5437
1344 Silas Deane Highway 3rd Floor
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Fax: 1-877-868-0871

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