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The Resource Connection Child Care Resource & Referral Services administers several subsidy programs to help eligible families pay for child care services while they work, look for work, attend school or recover from incapacity. The Resource Connection's child care subsidy programs provide full or partial provider reimbursements for child care services. Providers must meet general qualifications in order to receive reimbursement for families served by The Resource Connection programs. To get started call us.

Subsidy Programs Description Funding
CalWORKS Stage 1 Child Care Referral must be received from CalWORKS Amador and Calaveras Counties and California Department of Social Services (CDSS)
CalWORKS Stages 2 & 3 Child Care Referral must be received from CalWORKS California Department of Social Services (CDSS), Federal, Early Learning and Care Division (ELCD)
Alternative Payment Program (CAPP) Families may choose from child care options such as Family Child Care Homes and Child Care Centers, TrustLine child care providers, or Relative Care child care providers or other license-exempt providers

From basic provider requirements to a detailed breakdown of our reimbursement procedures, our Provider Guide contains in-depth information covering the childcare programs that The Resource Connection has to offer.

Program Handbook

Alternative Payment Participant Handbook [PDF] - effective 2/1/2024

Attendance/Claim Forms

Subsidy Attendance Form APP Programs [PDF] - updated 2/27/2024

Subsidy Attendance Form Foster Bridge [PDF] - updated 2/23/2024

Subsidy Attendance Form - Grandparent Respite [PDF] - updated 11/4/2020

Subsidy Parent Request to Change Services Form [PDF]