Child Care Program Stabilization Funding

You must submit your application by July 31

This OEC Ready Set Rebuild program offers money to child care programs recovering from COVID-19. The goal is to help your program stay open and become financially secure. 

Don’t miss out on our third and final round of funding!

Due to federal requirements, there will be no exceptions to the July 31, 2023 deadline.

Who’s eligible for this funding?

All programs that meet the basic requirements will get this round of funding. Find out if your program is eligible.

How do I apply?

All eligible programs have already received an email with a link to apply online. Learn how to apply.

How much funding will my program get?

All programs will get a minimum of $208 per child in their program (based on their licensed capacity). You may get more based on other factors. Learn how to estimate your payment.

How will my program be paid? How can we use the money?

You’ll be paid by direct deposit or check. And you can use the funds in lots of ways to help operate your business and pay your staff. Learn more about payment and how to use the funds

Learn about previous rounds of Stabilization funding

Check out our archive for information about rounds 1 and 2 of this funding during 2021 and 2022.

Questions about applying?

We’re happy to help. Call 2-1-1 Child Care at 800-505-1000 or send us an email.

Last updated July 13, 2023