Service Industry Recovery (SIR) Child Care

To address the impacts of COVID-19 and supporting Texas' continued economic recovery, Child Care Services may be able to provide assistance for workers if you meet the following criteria:

Do you work in one of the following industries?
  • RETAIL -   examples include gas stations, supermarkets, clothing stores, etc.
  • ACCOMMODATIONS and FOOD SERVICES -  examples include hotels, restaurants, caterers, bars etc.
  • ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT and RECREATION - examples include gyms, movie theaters, bowling centers, etc.
Does your gross monthly income fall below the following guidelines based on your family size?
  • $3629 for a family of 2
  • $4483 for a family of 3
  • $5337 for a family of 4
  • $6191 for a family of 5
  • $7045 for a family of 6
You will be asked to provide verification of your employment in one of the industries listed above and of your child/children's legal citizenship status.  
The rest of the application process will be explained to you by one of the client services staff in CCS (Child Care Services).
To begin the process complete the following application and submit to the CCS office via mail,  fax, email, or deliver to the local Workforce Solutions office and you will be contacted with information regarding your eligibility for this program. 

Application in English                       Application in Spanish

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