The Child Care Subsidy program in Alberta is based on income and provides financial assistance to eligible families. The program is provided by the Ministry of Human Services, and is a financial help with child care costs. The eligibility requirements listed below.
- You or your spouse/partner, or the child receiving care are Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada and live in Alberta.
- You or your spouse/partner are/is an Alberta resident.
- Your children are 12 years of age or younger and are not yet attending Grade 7.
- You and your spouse/partner are currently working, attending school, looking for work or have special needs OR You or your spouse/partner stay-at-home and have your child(ren) enrolled in a licensed pre-school or approved early childhood development program.
For more information about Child Care Subsidy, please visit: Child Care Subsidy – Alberta Human Services – Government of Alberta