Child care vouchers help cover the cost of child care for children 6 weeks to 13 years old. Children with disabilities up to 19 years old are also covered. Hundreds of home-based and center-based providers across NYC accept child care vouchers and offer child care services in safe and positive learning environments.
Other Child Care Programs
NYS Paid Family Leave (PFL)
NYS Workers' Compensation Board (NYS WCB)
Up to 12 weeks of paid time off to care for a new child, sick family member, and other situations.
NYC Child Care Connect (NYC CCC)
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)
An online resource that helps you find and stay informed about a child care program in your community.
Infants and Toddlers
NYC Department of Education (DOE)
Early child care and education services for up to 10 hours a day.
Updated July 10, 2023