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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 subsidies for County residents who are over the income eligibility for the Maryland Child Care-Subsidy Program (CCSP) as well as supplemental payments for those in CCSP.

Program Contacts

Contact Dira Treadvance 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 FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Number of families authorized to receive a childcare subsidy 11,3331,5901,7491,7501,750
Percent of invoices received over vouchers issued 271%82%80%80%80%
1  Provider payment rates and increased income thresholds will allow more families and children to participate in the scholarship and subsidy programs
2  This was a new measure for FY20.

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved34462737.50
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-114765-1.50
FY23 Approved33315086.00