Child Care

Grants of $250 per family are available for attendees who wish to bring children with them to the meeting. Attendees are responsible for making their own arrangements for child care. The grants will be given as a reimbursement for expenses. If requests exceed available funding, preference will be given to students and early career attendees who are presenting at the meeting.

Deadline for applications is August 1, 2016.

Apply via the Child Care Grant Application Site.

Notifications will go out by August 19, 2016.

For information on what is an allowable expense and how reimbursement is handled, see Guidelines for Reimbursement of Child Care Expenses. Each family can only receive one Child Care Grant for MPE16 and ED16.

If you have questions about the child care grants please contact [email protected].

The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau provided the following list of child care providers for attendees interested in child care services. Attendees are responsible for making their own child care arrangements.

The Philadelphia Nanny Network
Your Other Hands
(215) 790-0990

Kiddie Korp
Kindercare Learning Centers
Gills Babysitting Agency
5039 Akron St
Philadelphia, PA 19124‎
(215) 533-5366

Sitter City


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