Verify the cost of any monthly medical insurance premium paid by members of the household. Hard copy documentation is the required form of verification.
Deduct the cost of any verified medical insurance premium from the household's gross income.
Allow deductions for:
Do not allow deductions for:
Compare the amount remaining after the deduction of the monthly medical insurance premium from the applicant's gross income, as applicable, to either the Child Care Family Eligibility Income Guidelines and Sliding Fee Chart at http://dss.mo.gov/cd/child-care/files/child-care-income-guidelines.pdf or the Transitional Child Care Income Eligibility chart at http://dss.mo.gov/cd/child-care/files/transitional-child-care-income-guidelines.pdf. Based on this comparison, determine the household's eligibility for full Child Care Assistance or Transitional Child Care and the daily cost per child on the sliding fee scale.