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RI to Increase Childcare Reimbursement

In recent years, Rhode Island's child care reimbursements for low-income families have been far below federal recommendations, and the state was one of only nine that didn't base its payments on the quality of care a child receives. That's changing with the new state budget.

RI Increases Reimbursements for Infant and Toddler Care

For the first time in years, Rhode Island is increasing reimbursement rates for child care centers providing services for infants and toddlers, keyed to grades that the centers earn on uniform rankings.

Family First Allows Employers to Offer Employees Customized Child Care Benefits

The program offers businesses the ability to craft customized child care benefits based on The Children’s Workshop services for their employees, including discounted services, parenting classes and summer programming.