Child Care Relief Fund created to help moms returning to workforce

The Louisiana Workforce Commission is offering Louisiana mothers a childcare relief payment to help them return to work, if desired. 

The Child Care Relief Fund has been established to help women in Louisiana who are ready to return to work but are facing challenges with affording childcare. The fund will provide a one-time $500 payment for childcare upon verifiable proof of new employment. 

The Child Care Relief Fund application can be found at Once mothers apply and provide proof of new employment, the $500 will be paid directly to the licensed child care provider.  

Funding is limited. 

For more information call 255-610-6522. 

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