Ministère de la Famille
If you have a handicapped child, the ministère de la Famille grants financial assistance to the childcare service your child attends in order to facilitate his or her integration.
The Exceptional assistance measure for the integration in childcare services of disabled children with major needs is last-resort financial assistance to cover a portion of the additional expenses for the supportive care that is necessary to meet the needs of disabled children who attend a subsidized childcare or a childcare center. This measure is intended to
An advisory committee made up of regional representatives is responsible for reviewing applications and making funding recommendations to the ministère de la Famille.
Clientele Subsidized childcare establishments that receive disabled children with major needs. Conditions The following conditions must be met in order to request the assistance for a child:
Financial assistance is set at the rate of $15 an hour, for a maximum of three hours per day, for the whole duration of the attendance of the child to the childcare.
In addition, a request may be submitted in subsequent years, if the child’s needs so require. RestrictionsThe financial assistance must be used exclusively to provide direct services to disabled children, according to the terms and conditions agreed to by the advisory committee. It cannot be used to cover the following: