Child Care Benefit (CCB): is a payment to help families with the cost of child care, including Outside of School Hours and Vacation Care.
Child Care Rebate (CCR): is an additional payment to CCB and covers a percentage of your out-of-pocket expenses for CCB approved child care, including Outside of School Hours and Vacation Care, up to a maximum amount per child per year. When you claim CCB your eligibility for CCR is assessed.
Jobs, Education and Training (JET) Child Care Fee Assistance: provides extra help with the cost of CCB approved child care, including Outside of School Hours and Vacation Care, to eligible parents undertaking activities as part of an Employment Pathway Plan/Individual Participation Plan to help them enter or re-enter the workforce.
For more information about these Government child care assistance programs you should go online to: www.humanservices.gov.au/childcare or call the Family Assistance Office on 136 150 or visit one of the Family Assistance Service Centres.
Central West OOSH Services is approved under Family Assistance Law for CCB purposes.