The NJ Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development is offering a $1,000 Family Child Care Provider Referral Grant.

If you are a current registered family child care provider, who is in good standing, you can submit the form below to refer a person who would like to become a new registered family child care provider. The person you are referring must be a new family child care provider. This means they have not been actively registered as a family child care provider for at least six months prior to referral. They must complete the registration process, become an active provider and commit to caring for infants and/or toddlers in order for you to receive the $1,000 grant.

Applications will be accepted through September 30, 2024.

All fields are required.
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Who is being referred:
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I understand:
  • The $1,000 Referral Grant is granted after the person referred completes the family child care registration process, receives a Certificate of Registration and commits to caring for infants and/or toddlers.
  • I must remain in compliance with all health and safety requirements in order to receive payment of the $1,000 Referral Grant.
Check box to agree to all of the above: