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Emergency Child Care Supplies

If you are a licensed or license-exempt provider of emergency child care, or you plan to provide emergency care, you are eligible to receive funding and/or supplies to ensure a healthy and safe environment for children. Allowable expenses include but are not limited to:

  • Cleansers and sanitizers;
  • Masks, gloves, and other PPE;
  • Labor costs associated with additional time for cleaning or cleaning services;
  • Supplies including instructional materials necessary to implement social distancing and other reasonable health and safety costs associated with responding to state and local health official COVID-19 guidance

Child care providers will receive funding and/or supplies in the amount of $65.89 per child. Please note that you may request funding and/or supplies. At this time, 4Cs does not have supplies available. First 5 San Mateo County will be receiving supplies that we will help distribute. To receive the maximum cash amount, click only “Receiving Funds” on the form below.

To apply for funding for emergency supplies, please download and fill out this form and submit it to If you are a license-exempt provider, please indicate the maximum number of children you care for at any one time.

(NOTE: make sure to download the form on to your computer, do not fill out within your browser as this will not save)