No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Operating Grant Program (OGP) helps to address the affordability of child care services for families with young children throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. The OGP requires participating child care centers to lower their rates to current child care subsidy daily rates. The Provincial Government will, in turn, provide an operating grant to these centres.
Comments on Funding:
The amount of the operating grant is as follows:
- $14.00 -$19.50 for infants,
- $8.00 -$11.50 for toddlers and preschool children $8.00 -$11.50,
- $3.00 -$6.50 for 5-12 years children (after-school, before & after school),
- $8.00-$11.50 for school age children (Full days).
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
Applicants must submit their application by courier or email to the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
Other Things to Note:
The Operating Grant Program (OGP) is a key component of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Early Learning and Child Care (Bilateral) Agreement, which in turn supports the Province’s 10-year child care strategy.