Need Help Paying For Child Care?

work family resource centerGet Help Paying for Child Care 

Work Family Resource Center (WFRC) has scholarships available to assist families with children ages 0-5 years, who are not able to afford the full cost of child care. To qualify to receive Smart Start subsidy you must meet the following eligibility guidelines:



*  Chiild(ren) age 0-5 years not enrolled in kindergarten.

*    Child(ren) whose parent(s) live in Forsyth County.

*    Child(ren) whose parent(s) work a minimum of 25 hours per week.

*    Child(ren) whose parent(s) attend college full-time (12 credit hours minimum) to receive an associate’s or bachelor’s degree.

*    Also Beauty school, online universities, GED and Vocational School.

*    Child(ren) whose maximum family income ranges from $30,336 to $64,236* depending on family size and number of pre-school children in child care.

*    Special circumstances or emergency situations may result in exceptions to the established income guidelines.

To apply for a child care scholarship or for information stop by:

Work Family Resource Center

530 N. Spring St

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Phone: (336) 761-5100

Days & hours of operation:

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Applications are also available on our website: