To support Montgomery County families and child care providers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners has launched the Montco Cares Program.
This program will ensure the financial viability of Montgomery County child care centers that have experienced disruption due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Up to $12,000,000 in Federal CARES Act monies allocated to Montgomery County is being made available for this program. The application window will open on October 5, 2020 and close on November 30, 2020.
For more information, including eligibility for applicants, grant costs, award of the grant, and grant contracting, please review the Grant Guidelines (En Español). In addition to completing the Application, applicants must also submit a W-9.
One purpose of the Montco Cares Program is to provide families in Montgomery County with financial support to assist them in paying for child care for children enrolled in a Pennsylvania Department of Human Services licensed child care facility. The financial support will cover the cost of child care from October 5, 2020 through December 30, 2020.