New Jersey Cares for Kids (NJCK) Announces 2023 Income Limits for Childcare Subsidies - 03/2023

New Jersey Cares for Kids (NJCK), a statewide program providing childcare subsidies to low- and moderate-income working parents, has released the 2023 income limits. The program is administered in Ocean County by the Children’s Home Society of New Jersey (CHS).

The NJCK program aims to assist working parents in accessing quality childcare services. Through this program, eligible families receive financial assistance to cover the cost of childcare services provided by approved centers.

The income limits effective March 1st are as follows:

Family Size Initial Eligibility Redetermination
2 $39,440 $49,300
3 $49,720 $62,150
4 $60,000 $75,000
5 $70,280 $87,850
6 $80,560 $100,700
7 $90,840 $113,550
for each additional child add $10,280 $12,850

For more information about this program and for application instructions, see the brochure below.

For any questions, you can schedule an appointment with an LRRC caseworker by calling 732-523-1789 or visiting us during our walk-in hours.