Most recognized childcare providers offer subsidized spaces, which means that they receive government subsidies for this purpose. Because of this, parents have access to a network of more than 230,000 subsidized childcare spaces.
The Reduced Contribution Program was created for children between 0 and 5 years old. The spaces are offered by:
contribution requested from the parent whose child attends a subsidized childcare includes a basic contribution and an additional contribution that is determined according to the family income. The Ministère des Finances has created a
calculation tool for you to use.
A childcare provider whose services are subsidized is systematically considered a
recognized childcare service provider. Payment of the reduced contribution entitles
eligible parents to receive
certain services. The
Reduced Contribution Regulation limits the
costs or financial contribution that can be charged by a childcare provider whose services are subsidized.