Child Care Subsidy Application

Apply for funding to assist with the cost of child care.

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Eligible families can apply for child care subsidies if they are using a licensed or approved child care program in Alberta.

Learn what to look for when finding child care.

How it works

The first step in the online application is to check if you are eligible. If eligible, you will continue the application process. After you submit your application, your information will be assessed. If you meet certain conditions, you will receive a two-month subsidy while we assess your application.

You can apply using a computer, tablet, or mobile phone.

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Before you apply

Create a MyAlberta Digital ID account.

MyAlberta Digital ID is your single, verified online identify for interacting with Government of Alberta online programs and services. It is free to create and gives you secure access to apply for child care subsidy.

MyAlberta Digital ID allows you to start an application for child care subsidy, stop, and then come back to it up later. If you are in the middle of an application, simply log back in to continue.


Need help or have questions about using the Child Care Subsidy Online Application?

Call the Alberta Supports Contact Centre at 1-877-644-9992.

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