Family and Navigator Resources

  • Welcome to the Family and Resource page. Here, you will find information on how eligible families can access state subsidies, 211 child care referrals, and additional resources.

     

    Employment Related Day Care (ERDC)

    The Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS) provides eligible families with child care subsidies. To find out if your family income is eligible for subsidies click here. Reach out to your child care provider for help with these forms.

    Click on your preferred language to access the ERDC Application Form in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali, and Russian

    To access the Child Care Initiative (CCI) Application Form, click on English or Spanish

    CCI applications are not available in Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali, or Russian, but families can request an interpreter when calling ODHS when applying for CCI. 

    If you have additional questions about state subsidies, please email us at childcareservices@pps.net or contact the ODHS Pay unit directly at customerservice.dpu@dhsoha.state.or.us.

     

    211info

     To receive a customized referral to emergency child care programs, contact 211info by:

    Option 1: Calling 211

    • Press 1 for English, 2 for Spanish, # for all other languages
    • Enter your 5 digit zip code
    • Press 2 for child care
    • Press 2 to access a child care provider for your family.

    Option 2: Texting the keyword “children” or “niños” to 898211 (TXT211).

    211 HOURS: Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.