CAPS supports early education goals by assisting families with the cost of child care.

The Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS)

The Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS) program supports early education goals by assisting no-to-low income families with the cost of child care. CAPS is available to help allow family members to attend work, training or education. Click here for more information about CAPS.

Application Process

When funding is available, child care is subsidized for low-income families who meet the program's requirements. You can apply for these benefits, check the status of your application or renew your benefits by visiting, www.compass.ga.gov. For additional information, please visit www.caps.decal.ga.gov.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for CAPS, the applicant and child(ren) must meet certain requirements, which can be found here: www.caps.decal.ga.gov.

Apply Now

You may submit a CAPS application online at www.compass.ga.gov. If COMPASS is not available, you may print and complete the paper application located on this website and submit your information to your local DFCS office.