Only regulated and approved dayhomes can be used for subsidized childcare. Subsidies are not available for drop-in centres, nursery schools, or other forms of unregulated childcare.
To qualify for subsidized childcare, parents must meet one of these eligibility criteria:
- Demonstrate a need for subsidy (e.g. looking for work, employed or enrolled in a training program, self employed or in special circumstances)
- A parent or child has special needs
For further inquiries into childcare subsidies and eligibility please use the following contact information:
Online Application: http://www.child.alberta.ca/home/1153.cfm
Pre-School & School age Subsidies: (780) 644-9992 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
Revenue Canada (information regarding Notice of Assessment): 1-800-959-8287