Oswego County Department of Social Services

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Childcare

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Do you need help paying for childcare?
We may be able to help.

Who is eligible?

Families with children age 12 or younger who:

  • Are working or in an approved school* or training program;
  • Meet income guidelines, below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (see chart below);
  • Are temporary assistance clients who are working or enrolled in employment programs.

Effective 6/1/13
Family Size Maximum
Yearly Income
2 $ 31,020
3 $ 39,060
4 $ 47,100
5 $ 55,140
6 $ 63,180
7 $ 71,620
8 $ 79,260
Each add'l person + $ 8,040

To apply, call to set up an appointment:

  • Mexico - 315-963-5456

For information on finding a childcare provider call:

  • The Oswego County Childcare Council - 315-343-2344

* Those seeking a Bachelor's degree are not eligible for day care assistance.

Questions about Oswego County Social Services?
E-mail or call 315-963-5560.