Financial Assistance


The purpose of the subsidy is to provide financial assistance on behalf of the child for eligible families.

  • Child Care Eligibility Requirements
    • Eligible families must meet income requirements and not have assets that exceed $1 million
    • Must be working full time (30 hours or more), attending school full time (12 credits or more), or in job training (at least 20 hours a week)
    • Must contribute to cost of care (co-pay) if applicable
    • Eligible Child: Up to the age of 13 or less than 19 if under the Division of Protection and Permanency Child Protective supervision or mentally or physically incapable of self-care U.S. Citizen or qualified legal alien
    • Income_Eligibility_Schedule 2024-25

How to Apply for NJ Child Care Subsidy

Como Solicitar un Subsidio Para el Cuidado Infantil de NJ

Child Care Assistance Program Parent Handbook English

Programa de Asistencia para el Cuidado de Niños de NJ Manual para Padres Español


Print Application 

(English) and (Spanish)

Income Guideline 2024




Family Redetermination Guide 2023_English CC-207 (New 6_23)


Family Redetermination Guide 2023_Spanish CC-207 (New 6_23)



For additional information on 4CS, please call (973) 684-1904 or fill out the form below.

Mailing address:

4CS of Passaic County, Inc.
2 Market Street, Suite 300
Paterson, NJ 07501