Approximately 7,000 Minnesota child care providers are eligible for $56.6 million in funds to help ensure children’s and staff’s health and safety in their child care settings during COVID-19. DHS (Department of Human Services) Assistant Commissioner Nikki Farago:

“Especially those that are on the front lines and are essential workers but for all of us that are going back to work ..we need a safe and healthy place for our kids to be.”

Applications are due by 5 p.m. Thursday, July 23rd.