Exploring Outcomes of Childcare Subsidies for Children with Disabilities

Award Amount: $40,000 per year

Duration: 2022-2023

Grantee: University of Toledo

Council staff contact: Rebecca Bates

Project description: To explore how childcare subsidy payments in Ohio are being used to support the inclusion of young children with IEPs or IFSPs in publicly funded early care and education programs, including childcare programs. This information will help inform policymakers on the most effective ways to use subsidies to support high-quality inclusive childcare that supports both providers of the service and families that will be accessing the service.