Financial Assistance

Family Child Care (FDC) and Group Family Child Care (GFDC)

Delaware Opportunities Inc. Child Care Resource & Referral has a limited number of Health and Safety grants for FDC and GFDC applicants to help them meet the NYS Office of Children and Family Services regulations. Contact a Day Care Specialist using the contact information below.

Children and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

This is a nutrition education program that partially reimburses child care providers the cost of providing food for the children in their care. Delaware Opportunities Inc. is the sponsoring agency for the Child and Adult Care Food Program for registered family day care programs, licensed group family day care programs and eligible legally exempt family day care programs in Delaware County.

The Professional Development Program Early Childhood Education and Training Program

Funding is available to help child care providers obtain professional development and education and to help facilities offset the cost of MAT training. Click here to find information on the Educational Incentive Program (EIP) and the MAT Rebate Program.

For more information contact a day care specialist:
Monday-Friday from 8AM to 4PM
at 607-746-1620
Toll free at 877-746-2279
Fax: 607-746-1648
Email: daycare@delawareopportunities.org

Or come to our office at:
Delaware Opportunities Inc
35430 State Highway 10
Hamden, NY 13782