Placer County Office of Education receives funding to provide financial assistance to families needing childcare who are working, seeking employment or attending school/training.
Funding is limited and there are some eligibility requirements, but all families are encouraged to complete a childcare assistance application for financial consideration. Our site is here to inform, educate and assist you with your questions about childcare payments. Once you learn more about what help is available, you may want to reach out to your local childcare provider or one of our staff members for further assistance.
Complete and submit an application
You may complete the application and return two ways:
If you need to make any changes to your application, please contact the CEL Coordinator, Alicia Cuccia at: 916.740.1650 or 530.745.1380.
For children in Foster Care, please call the main line at 530.745.1380 and ask to speak with the Foster Bridge Coordinator.
WHAT AGE DOES MY CHILD NEED TO BE TO ATTEND STATE PRESCHOOL?
Placer County Office of Education, Early Childhood Education offers preschool programs for three and four year old children that prepare children for school success.
WHERE ARE STATE PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS OFFERED?
Placer County Preschool Programs are available in Auburn, Colfax, Kings Beach, Lincoln, Rocklin and Roseville.
WHAT WILL MY CHILD BE LEARNING?
State Preschools have structured preschool programs that include areas of learning for Math, Literacy and Letters, Science, Music, Art, Outdoor play and more.
TRAINING: Please visit Go Sign Me Up to register for Early Childhood Education Workshops
“The best education is not given to students; it is drawn out of them."
― Gerald Belcher