Financial Resources for Child Care Centers and Family Child Care Homes

First Five Years Fund and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans Immediately Available to Child Care Providers

United State Small Business Administration: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Voucher Project – Alternative Payment Program and CalWORKS Stages 2 & 3 – Go Kids Inc.

GoKids Inc. provides funding to eligible families needing assistance paying for child care. For more information contact GoKids Inc. at: 408-269-7827 ext. 2103 or visit the website

El Pajaro Community Development Corporation (El Pajaro CDC), Watsonville

El Pajaro CDC advisors are available to assist child care providers with many aspects of business operation. For more information contact El Pajaro CDC at: 831-722-1224 or visit their website. All services are available in English and Spanish.

Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Aptos

SBDC has advisors available to provide resources to small business owners.
For more information contact the SBDC at 831-479-6136 or visit their website. All services are available in English.