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About the Program

Childcare Resources works to provide high-quality childcare at an affordable cost to working families in Indian River County, providing full-time care for more than 150 children between six weeks and five years of age. Care is provided at the Childcare Resources School and at privately-owned contracting centers. All centers are accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

In addition to childcare, Childcare Resources provides wellness services including mental health referrals and on-site therapies. Educational programming is provided for parents on a regular basis.

To qualify for the Childcare Resources program, all adults in the household must meet three requirements:

  1. Live in Indian River County

  2. Be employed or attending school full-time

    1. Work full-time (at least 30 hours per week)

    2. Attend school full-time (12 credit hours or more)

    3. Or a combination of work and school that adds up to a full time position.

  3. Meet the income eligibility requirements below:

Number in Household

Household Income

2

$27,465

-

$38,451

3

$34,545

-

$48,363

4

$41,625

-

$58,275

5

$48,705

-

$61,187

6

$55,785

-

$78,099

Meet all three requirements? Complete the preliminary application!