Preschool and Childcare Scholarship

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Preschool Scholarship

If you are a resident of Scott County, the Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa Preschool Scholarship may help pay preschool costs. With funding by Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa, the program is designed to help families with a portion of their child’s preschool expenses. Parents must choose one of the approved preschools.  The program is administered by Friendly House.  The Preschool Scholarship can pay for up to 30 hours per week of preschool for qualifying children (based upon income).

Approved Preschool Centers include all programs meeting Iowa Quality Preschool Program Standards (QPPS) and/or recieving accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Current Approved Preschools Include:

  1. All Saints 563-324-3205
  2. Calvary 563-284-6122
  3. Children’s Village at Hayes 563-823-0267
  4. Children’s Village at Hoover 563-322-7649
  5. Children’s Village at West 563-823-2086
  6. Eldridge Preschool 563-285-5060
  7. Friendly House 563-323-1821
  8. Kiddie Karrasel Academy 563-289-3946
  9. Kindercare (Bettendorf) 563-332-5632
  10. Lourdes 563-359-3466
  11. Noah’s Ark 563-381-1701
  12. Our Savior Lutheran 563-332-4648
  13. Postive Parenting at Trinity 563-323-3260
  14. Ready Set Grow 563-355-0230
  15. Redeemer 563-344-0183
  16. Rivermont Collegiate 563-359-1366
  17. St. Alphonsus 563-323-3204
  18. St. Ambrose University Children’s Campus 563-324-2312
  19. St. Paul the Apostle 563-322-9223
  20. Scott County Family Palmer Y 563-323-4668
  21. Scott County Family Bettendorf Y 563-579-4981
  22. Scott County Family Y Newcomb Early Learning Center – 563-345-6519
  23. Skip-A-Long 563-441-9998
  24. Trinity 563322-5224

INCOME GUIDELINES
(Effective through June 30, 2014)

Preschool guidelines til 2014

Childcare Scholarship

If you are a resident of Scott County, working or attending school and do not qualify for any other childcare assistance, the Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa Childcare Scholarship may help pay childcare costs.

Funded by Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa, the scholarship is designed to help families with a portion of their childcare expenses.  Parents can choose their own licensed or registered provider.  Providers must maintain liability and accident insurance to cover all children in their care.  The program is administered by Friendly House.

Eligibility Requirements:
– Reside in Scott County
– Ineligible for any other child care program
– Work or attend school (or in combination) 28 hours or more per week
– Secure a licensed or registered provider
– Eligible children include birth – 5 yrs who have not attended kindergarten

CSP Application 4.7.14

Applications must be completed in full and accompanied by copies of two most recent paystubs, proof of address (unless on paystub) and a copy of the child’s birth certificate.

The program pays a rate of $200 – $300 per month for full-time childcare or $100 – $150 per month for part-time childcare.  The parent is responsible for the remaining childcare costs. Partially attended months may be prorated.

INCOME GUIDELINES
(Effective through June 30, 2014)

Childcare guidelines til 2014

Please contact Renee at 563-323-1821 ext. 15 for more information.

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