Family Tuition Assistance

Receive six months of childcare assistance for kids aged five and under who are not enrolled in Kindergarten

Need help with child care costs?

The City of Spokane has provided grant funds to subsidize child care costs for income eligible families in the City of Spokane

To qualify, families must meet these requirements:

  • Reside in Spokane City Limits
  • Have children 5 years of age and under, who are not enrolled in kindergarten
  • Been employed the last 3 months
  • Fit into one of the income brackets listed below

Not sure if you live in the City or County? Click here to find out!

Applicants outside of city limits, but still living within Spokane County are eligible for tuition assistance through Reconnect2Work

TIER 1 - 61-150% of the State Median Income:

Months 1 & 2: 100% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Months 3 & 4: 75% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Month 5: 50% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Month 6: 25% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

TIER 2 - 151-200% of the State Median Income:

Months 1-3: 50% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Months 4-6: 25% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Don’t meet income requirements? You may qualify for Working Connections Child Care. Click here to learn more!

Get help with child care costs today!

Family Tuition Assistance

Tuition assistance grants can provide six months of assistance for eligible families.

Do you need help with child care costs?

The City of Spokane has provided grant funds to subsidize child care costs for income eligible families in the City of Spokane

To qualify, families must meet these requirements:

-Reside in Spokane City Limits
-Have children 5 years of age and under, who are not enrolled in kindergarten
-Been employed the last 3 months
-Fit into one of the income brackets listed below

Not sure if you live in the City or County?

Click here to find out!

Applicants outside of city limits, but still living within Spokane County are eligible for tuition assistance through Reconnect2Work

TIER 1 - 61-150% of the State Median Income:

Months 1 & 2: 100% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Months 3 & 4: 75% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Month 5: 50% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Month 6: 25% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

TIER 2 - 151-200% of the State Median Income:

Months 1-3: 50% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Months 4-6: 25% coverage of your monthly childcare tuition.

Don’t meet income requirements? You may qualify for Working Connections Child Care. Click here to learn more!