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Child Care Information Services

Subsidized Child Care

Subsidized Child Care helps income eligible families pay for day care services while parents work. Eligibility for this program and an assessed copayment are based on family size and income. The actual cost of child care, up to a county ceiling rate is paid by CCIS.

Apply online now:

You Are Eligible If You: Required Documents:
  • Reside in your county
  • Are a US Citizen or Legal Alien
  • Are employed at least 20 hours per week
  • Are promised a job to begin within 30 days
  • Are a full time high school student
  • Meet current income guidelines

**Food Stamp - TANF - Former TANF recipients may also be eligible

  • Pay Stubs (4 of the most recent 6 weeks)
  • Birth Certificates
  • Child Support
  • Proof of Address
  • Photo ID of Parents/Caretakers
CCIS Services Offered: Types of Child Care:
  • Listing of County Day Care Providers
  • Eligibility Determination
  • Information on additional community social services agencies and programs
  • Referral to other community resources
  • Parent Education on Quality Child Care practice and child development issues
  • Assistance in finding providers to meet your individual family needs
  • Licensed Day Care Centers
  • Licensed Group Day Care Homes
  • Registered Family Day Care Homes
  • Unregulated Day Care (Relative/Neighbor)


  • Infant
  • Toddler
  • Preschool
  • School Age (Before and After School)
  • Summer Care

Child Care Information Services of Northern Tier Community Action does not assume responsibility for the quality of care provided. If you have concerns about a child care facility you select, you should discuss them with your child care provider. Many concerns can be resolved through discussion. To register a complaint, contact:

Department of Public Welfare
Western Region
Day Care Office
(800) 222-2149



Positions Available


Northern Tier Community Action Corporation Head Start is soliciting bids for snow removal for the designated parking areas at our center sites in Johnsonburg and Coudersport.  Bids must be calculated on a cost per plowing basis and must include plowing the snow from the parking lot as well as clearing the main walkway to the front door and should be completed prior to 8:00 AM. 

All bids should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly labeled “Snow Removal Bid.”  Bids should be submitted to Northern Tier Community Action Corporation Head Start Program, P.O. Box 389, Emporium, PA and must arrive no later than 12:00 noon on October 19, 2017.  Bids will be opened at 1:00 PM on that date at the Northern Tier Community Action Corporation offices located at 135 West Fourth Street, Emporium PA.  Northern Tier Community Action Corporation reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive bid irregularities at our discretion.

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135 West 4th St.   •   P.O. Box 389   •   Emporium, PA 15834

Phone: (814) 486-1161   •   Fax: (814) 486-0825

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