10 ways to save money on child care


Compare costs and services of different child care options in your area.

Research and compare

Explore part-time or flexible work arrangements to reduce child care needs.

Flexible scheduling

Coordinate with other parents to share child care responsibilities and costs.

Share care

Consider hiring a caregiver to provide child care in your own home.

In-home care

Seek assistance from family members, such as grandparents, for child care help.

Family support

Check eligibility for subsidized child care programs based on income.

Income-based programs

Utilize employer-sponsored child care benefits or assistance programs.

Employer benefits

Look for affordable child care options offered by local organizations.

Community resources

Take advantage of available tax credits for child care expenses.

Tax credits

Stay updated on subsidy programs, grants, or discounts offered in your area.

Stay informed

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