Care 4 Kids Enrollment Management Waitlist Status

Beginning March 1, 2023, Care 4 Kids began placing new applicants who are:

  • working, or
  • participating in a Workforce Development program, or
  • attending higher education on an Enrollment Management Waitlist.  

As space in the Care 4 Kids program becomes available, families will be selected from the Enrollment Management Waitlist beginning in order of need, followed by the date of the original application.

C4K Enrollment Management order of need for waitlist:

Working – Parents who are working with an income less than 60% of State Median Income. These families could be

  • working, and/or be in a GED/High School program,
  • working and/or in higher education

High School/GED – Parents are 20 years or older and attending High School/GED program and are not currently working.

Workforce Development or training program – Parents in a Workforce Development or a training program and are not currently working.

Higher Education parent is enrolled in higher education and is not currently working

Most Recent Invite Date by Application Date

Invite Date Application Received Date Range
Working 4/8/242/16/24 – 2/19/24
We are currently only inviting “Working” applicants from the Enrollment Management Waitlist.

Enrollment Management Targets

Number of Active Care 4 Kids Families Number of Active Care 4 Kids Children
As of 4/9/202414,27719,914
Target # for December 202313,92819,500
Target # for June 202413,21418,500

Number of Families on C4K Waitlist as of April 9, 2024

Number of Families Invited Off as of April 9, 2024

*count is not cumulative, not yet disposed, pending approval or denial

Care 4 Kids Families Served Trends