IF YOU ARE A WORKING GRANDPARENT, YOU MAY NEED TO FIND CHILD CARE FOR YOUR GRANDCHILDREN.
Finding child care can be a difficult task. There are multiple types of child care:
family child care
child care centers
In-home care provides care in your home. Family child care providers care in a caregiver's home. Child care centers provide care outside of the caregiver's home.
Finding the right type of child care for your grandchildren will vary depending on your needs. Child care needs may include hours of operation, individualized attention, and quality of the centers such as staff or planned activities.
Assistance in paying for your child care may be available if you are working or attending school Refer to the financial resources page for more information. If you receive child care assistance funding, there are guidelines the child care provider must meet in order to receive the assistance, such as licensing and other qualifications.