The School Readiness program offers income-eligible families financial assistance for early education and care. For more information, click here. To apply for School Readiness using Florida’s Early Learning Family Portal, click here.
Child Care Resource & Referral Program connects families with early learning providers. The service is free to both families and providers. Call 407-522-2252 for Orange County Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, Families click here, and Providers click here.
Neighborhood Centers For Families provide family-friendly accessible services and activities for families in 13 Orange County neighborhoods. To learn more, click here.
The 4C Education & Training Department provides required training classes and hours needed to work in a Family Home Child Care or Child Care Center/Facility. To learn more, click here.
Do you know of fraud in the operation of programs associated with the Agency? To report it, click here.
Head Start/Early Head Start programs promote school readiness and child development for eligible low-income families with children from birth to 5 years old. Apply Here. For more information, click here.
Voluntary PreKindergarten is a free educational program that prepares 4-year-old children in Florida for Kindergarten and beyond. For more information, click here. To apply for VPK using Florida’s Early Learning Family Portal, click here.
The Child Care Food Program reimburses sponsored child care providers for serving healthy meals and provides access to resources, training, and assistance. For more information, click here.
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