COVID-19 Financial
Resources for Providers

The resources found on this page include the most current financial opportunities available for Child Care Providers, as well as closed financial opportunities listed in order of release date. The closed financial resources on this page are for informational purposes only.

Please see the tab, “Latest Updates” for new information related to financial resources for providers. We will be updating this tab regularly, as new information regarding funding opportunities becomes available.

  • Latest Updates
  • Absent Due to Covid
  • American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)
  • Coronavirus Response and Relief
    Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA)
  • COVID-19 Child Care Assistance
    Supplement (CCCAS)
  • Child Care Recovery Stabilization
    Program (CCRSP)
  • U.S. Small Business Association

Latest Updates


Absent Due to Covid


American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)


  • An Invitation to Share your Thoughts on Utilization of ARPA Discretionary Funds for Child Care

    The American Rescue Plan Act Idea Input Survey is now available. We are interested in how you think we should prioritize the funding in an effort to strengthen the child care industry in NH. Please share your thoughts on our NH ARPA Discretionary Fund Idea Input Survey at NH ARPA Discretionary Input Survey Link. In addition, DHHS will be providing other ways to provide input over the life of the grant. An informational webinar will be announced as more details become available.


  • ARPA: CCASP Frequently Asked Questions

    This document contains frequently asked questions and answers related to the ARPA: CCASP Grant.


  • ARPA: CCASP Notification Timeline

    Program Grant Application Submission Deadlines and Award Schedule as of July 12, 2021.


  • ARPA: CCASP Letter of Intent Form Link

    This is the Survey Monkey link to submit a Letter of Intent for the CCASP Funding. If you would like to be considered for funding you are required to submit a Letter of Intent as part of the application submission. This program has a rolling application process allowing for applications any time this summer and early fall, as long as funds are available.


  • ARPA: CCASP Recorded Webinar

    This Webinar discussed the upcoming CCASP Grant, funded through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). This Webinar took place on Monday, July 12, 2021 from 12:30-1:30 PM.


  • Latest Update: American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA): Child Care Achieving Stabilization Grant Program (CCASP) Information

    Preview of coming attractions: regarding the upcoming American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funded “Child Care Achieving Stabilization Grant Program” (CCASP). This announcement was sent to providers via email on July, 6 2021.


  • ARPA: CCASP Office Hours

    Please join the Bureau of Child Development and Head Start Collaboration for our open forum July office hours, as we discuss the next round of available funding to child care providers and  programs: ARPA/CCASP. Office hours will begin July 14, 2021 from 12:00-1:00 PM and continue for three weeks.


  • New Funding Initiatives to Support Child Care Programs, Staff and Families

    The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has announced new initiatives to support the child care sector and the families they serve. These initiatives are part of a multi-faceted plan to stabilize child care in New Hampshire and are part of New Hampshire’s federal funding through the American Rescue Plan Act.


  • COVID-Related Funds and NH Child Care: Where Are We Now? 05/25/2021

    This update included information about the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), the upcoming DHHS Child Care Stabilization Grant program: Child Care Achieving Stabilization Sub-Grant Program (CCASSP),  ARPA Discretionary Funds, the status of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA) and other DHHS funding allocations to date. We hope this information will be helpful in understanding NH’s COVID-related funding for child care at this time.


Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA)


COVID-19 Child Care Assistance Supplement (CCCAS)


Child Care Recovery Stabilization Program (CCRSP)


U.S. Small Business Association