Children add a significant expense to a family budget. The average cost of child care can range from $9,311 to $22,709 annually, depending on the age and number of children in your family. The Child Care Subsidy Program can help lower-income families who are working, in training or in school, or a combination of these activities to pay a portion of their child care.
Child Care Financial Assistance Options
We understand that for many New Jersey families, it is difficult to pay for the child care you need for your children while you work or are in school. Currently, financial assistance is available for families under these programs: