Child care vouchers from DTA
Child care vouchers pay the cost of child care. You can get a child care voucher from the Department of Transitional Assistance if:
- You get TAFDC and you work or you are in an approved education or training program; or
- You got TAFDC within the last 12 months and you are working or, in certain situations, finishing a training program;or
- You live in a homeless or domestic violence shelter, even if you do not get TAFDC.
To ask for a voucher, contact your local DTA office.
Learn about approved education or training programs int the Income Benefits section of MassLegalHelp.
Learn more about childcare if you are homeless or at a domestic violence shelter in the Income Benefits section of MassLegalHelp.
Sliding scale low-income child care vouchers
If you are working, you can apply for low-income child care vouchers from your local Child Care Resource and Referral Agency.