Child Care Resources

In addition to child care benefits, the Child Care Funds provides a host of resources to eligible 1199SEIU families including, emergency child care relief, referrals to free or low-cost child care options, and a series of seminars offered throughout the year to help parents balance work and family responsibilities.

2022 Summer Academy

Bronx Lacrosse is excited to announce that registration for our FREE Summer Academy is open! Sign up today to enjoy lacrosse, team building, and academic support at Mullaly Park. Read More »

Child Care Referrals

Need help finding a licensed day care center, child care provider or after-school care? Our Child Care Resource and Referral Services Unit can provide eligible members with referrals to participating providers. Read More »


Dial-A-Teacher, the UFT’s free homework help hotline, is once again open on Mondays through Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. Read More »

Emergency Care Relief

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Parents who are experiencing a sudden personal or family crisis that affects the child care arrangements that they need in order to work can apply for emergency care relief. Read More »

Parenting Workshops

The 1199SEIU Child Care Funds sponsor a series of free parenting seminars that address topics parents encounter as they raise and educate their children. Read More »

Children’s Museum of Manhattan

Looking for easy, fun and effective ways to help your child get ready for kindergarten? Check out the Children’s Museum of Manhattan’s “All the Way to K and Beyond!” initiative. Read More »