Financial aid for Family Community Organizations
These financial aid measures aim to promote the actions of Family Community Organizations (FCO), to provide them with financial support for the achievement of their global mission and in their offer of community drop-in childcare services.
Measures for integrating a disabled child into a childcare centre
The Ministère offers allowances to help childcare service providers integrate a disabled child. These measures aim to help the childcare service providers with the integration of disabled children while maintaining a quality service for all. They also allow the child to develop and achieve the greatest possible independence.
The work premium designed to encourage low to medium-income workers to join or stay in the labour market.
Infrastructure funding program
The Infrastructure Funding Program (IFP) provides early childhood centres (ECC) the resources needed to complete capital projects requiring significant financial support and facilitates their access to funding under advantageous conditions.
Reduced-contribution space program for children from 0 to less than five years old, offered by subsidized childcare services
This program aims to offer educational childcare services for children under the age of five, at a minimal cost for parents.
Support Program for Childcare Projects during School Breaks and Summer Vacation
The purpose of the program is to support new projects or improve or increase the existing supply of childcare services for school-age children during school breaks and the summer of 2019. The program is intended for non-profit legal persons that are legally constituted pursuant to Part III of the Companies Act or the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, and that have their headquarters in Québec. To receive support from the program, an organization must have been active for at least two years. Municipalities, regional county municipalities (RCMs), band councils, the Kativik Regional Government, the Cree Nation Government and other Aboriginal organizations may also receive support under the program.
Family community action support program
The Family Community Action Support Program was set up by the Ministère de la Famille as part of the implementation of the government's action plan pertaining to community action and the government's community action policy–a contribution that is essential to the exercise of citizenship and social development in Québec. This program aims to provide community organizations with financial support, providing transparent and fair funding methods based on the budgets available.
Municipal family policy support program
This program offers financial and technical support to municipalities with less than 100,000 residents and to RCMs that wish to adopt a family policy or update an existing one. About 15 months following the adoption of their family policy, technical support is also provided to municipalities and to RCMs to assist them with the implementation of their action plan.
Financial Support Program for Activities to Promote Co-parenting
The purpose of this program is to provide financial support for the development and implementation of activities that promote a fairer division of parental responsibilities, including the division of household tasks and childcare, and the development, adaptation and implementation of activities and services that help fathers to become more involved with their children.
Financial Support Program for Emergent Literacy, Writing and Mathematics Activities
This Program provides financial support for organizations that develop new projects designed to foster literacy and numeracy among preschool-age children.
Financial support program for surveillance services for disabled students 12 to 21 years old
The Financial support program for surveillance services for disabled students 12 to 21 years old provides organizations with financial support to help them offer safe, adapted surveillance services to disabled high-school students.
Financial support program for community drop-in childcare services
Community drop-in childcare services aim to help meet parents' needs for occasional childcare services in order to give them a break or allow them to take part in training or social or professional activities, among others. Through this program, the Ministère de la Famille supports the drop-in childcare services offered by community organizations and intended for parents.
Financial Support Program for Reconciliation of Work, Family Life and Education, aimed at certain education milieus for student-parents
The purpose of this program is to provide financial support for school boards that offer vocational training and adult education services, and for certain higher education institutions.
Financial Support Program for Work-Family Reconciliation (Employers)
The purpose of this Program is to assist employers and organizations that wish to adopt good work-family reconciliation practices in order to improve the quality of life of workers with family responsibilities.
Financial Support Program to Encourage Parental Participation
This Program grants financial assistance to organizations that develop new projects aimed at parents, offering ways for them to play an active role in the development of their young children
Financial Support Program to Improve the Quality of Childcare Services
This Program provides financial assistance for national childcare service associations to support projects designed to improve the quality of childcare services and ensure the children’s educational success.
Child assistance has been around since January 2005. It is an amount paid to families who have dependents under the age of 18 to help them cover the essentials.
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