Help Paying for Child Care

Help Paying for Child Care

Need Help Paying for Child Care and Preschool?
Childcare Eligibility List (CEL)

4Cs maintains a list of families waiting for subsidized child care and preschool programs in Sonoma County. There are several participating programs throughout Sonoma County that use CEL for enrollment.

To apply:
  • Complete an online application
  • Complete an application (en espanol) and return it to 4Cs or any one of the participating programs
  • Contact Resource and Referral at (707) 544-3077 to do an intake over the phone

Funding is limited; please remember that applying to the Childcare Eligibility List does not guarantee services.

There are other subsidized programs that may be able to assist you.