The Safe Learning Settings Grant helps low-income families pay their child care cost. You must live in Union County, New Jersey and have a child or children between ages 5 and 13 who need child care while you are working or attending an education or training program. By completing this application, Union County will be able to determine if you and your family are eligible to receive subsidized funding to help pay for your child care services. Only applications that are complete will be considered.
The following are some basic requirements:
Residency You must live in Union County, New Jersey
Employment/Training or Education Program You must either work or train at least 20 hours per week. If you are a teen parent, you must be enrolled in school full time.
Cost If you qualify, there will be no charge for the period between September 8, 2020 and December 18, 2020, during school hours generally between the hours of 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. This program is not a before school or after school grant program.
For any questions, please e-mail UCCARESSLSG@ucnj.org.