Alameda County is excited to announce the investment of $4 million of American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) funds to the local Early Care and Education (ECE) system for existing infrastructure needs and capacity building in the field. One-time grants will be awarded to eligible licensed Family Child Care (FCC) and Center-based programs in Alameda County.

All awards will be distributed by the Alameda County Social Services Agency (SSA) from July 2022 through March 31, 2023.


Applications are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Farsi, Tagalog, and Vietnamese.