According to officials, families with adults who are working, and earning an income at or below 165 percent of the poverty level, may qualify for the subsidies.
The following is a breakdown of the maximum gross family income used to determine daycare subsidy eligibility:
|Financial Eligibility Guidelines
165 percent Federal Poverty Level
|Family Size||Maximum Income Ceiling|
Potential eligible families may apply at http://www2.monroecounty.gov/hs-daycare.php, or by calling the DHS Application Line, at (585) 753-6960.
In addition, according to officials, applicants should mail completed applications to: Income Eligible Daycare Team, 111 Westfall Rd., Room 284, Rochester, NY 14620.