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Preschool Development Grant (PDG) Birth - Three

The Preschool Development Grant Program (PDG) provides low-income families with access to free high-
quality early care and education. These seats, for infants, toddlers, and three-year-olds, offers high quality early care and education by qualified teachers within selected Jefferson Parish child care programs. Families must meet income and other qualifications: 

  • Are you responsible for paying child care costs for children between the ages of birth to three?
  • Does your child currently receive CCAP?
  • Does every adult in the household, who supports the family, work at least 20 hours or attend school?
  • Is your family currently homeless or fostering a child between the ages of birth through three?

If you answered YES to any of the questions listed above, you may be eligible for a FREE PDG seat at a Jefferson program site.

Program Partners:

Agape Angels Academy

Beary Cherry Tree

Carlie Care Kids, Inc.

Jazzie’s Learning Academy

New Horizon’s Learning Academy

Precious Little Lambs

Stellar Academy

Torah Academy

Westwego Angels Academy

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