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Program Description

  Child Care Subsidies

The Child Care Subsidies program administers the County's Working Parents Assistance (WPA) program which provides child care subsidy for County residents who are over the income eligibility for Maryland Child Care-Subsidy Program (CCSP) as well as supplemental payments for those in CCSP.

Program Contacts

Contact JoAnn Barnes of the HHS - Children, Youth and Family Services at 240.777.1223 or Deborah Lambert of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2794 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY19Actual FY20Estimated FY21Target FY22Target FY23
Number of families authorized to receive a childcare subsidy 11,5741,3331,2601,4521,500
Percent of invoices received over vouchers issued 2N/A71%75%80%80%
1  As of FY19, the data represent both the County's WPA Subsidy and the State Supplement.
2  This is a new measure for FY20.

Program Budget Changes

FY22 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY21 Approved34586307.50
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-123570.00
FY22 Approved34462737.50