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Reduced-Contribution Program

Ministère de la Famille

Evaluating Eligibility for the Reduced-Contribution Payment

Children under 5 years old on 30 September of the reference year
When a parent receives confirmation that his or her child has a space in a childcare service, he or she must, to apply for eligibility for the payment of the reduced contribution, complete the Application to determine eligibility for the reduced contribution form and submit it, along with the other required documents, to the childcare service that accepted the child. This can be an early childhood centre, a subsidized daycare or a subsidized childcare service in a family environment.
 
School-aged children
When a parent has received confirmation that his or her child has a space in a childcare centre, he or she must, to apply for eligibility for the reduced contribution payment,
 
  • contact the principal of the school that the child is attending for a certificate confirming that there is no childcare service in this school or that there is no space available for the child; and
  • complete the Application to determine eligibility for the reduced contribution form and submit it, along with the school certificate and the other required documents, to the childcare service that accepted the child. This can be an early childhood centre, a subsidized daycare or a subsidized childcare service in a family environment.
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