Oswego County Department of Social Services

[Oswego County Homepage]

Childcare

kids swimming

Do you need help paying for childcare?
We may be able to help.

Who is eligible?

Families with children age 12 or younger who:

  • Are working or in an approved school* or training program;
  • Meet income guidelines, below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (see chart below);
  • Are temporary assistance clients who are working or enrolled in employment programs.

Effective 6/1/18
Family Size Maximum
Yearly Income
1 $ 24,280
2 $ 32,920
3 $ 41,560
4 $ 50,200
5 $ 58,850
6 $ 67,480
7 $ 76,120
8 $ 84,760

To apply, call to set up an appointment:

  • Mexico - 315-963-5040

For information on finding a childcare provider call:

  • The Oswego County Childcare Council - 315-343-2344

* Approved schools are determined on a case by case basis.

Questions about Oswego County Social Services?
E-mail or call 315-963-5021.