Family, Friend and Neighbor Child Care

Under the Work First New Jersey (WFNJ) or New Jersey Cares for Kids (NJCK) child care subsidy programs, funded by the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development (DFD), clients may choose Family, Friend and Neighbor (FFN) child care for their children. This allows families to choose relatives or non-relatives to care for their children.

FFN providers, also known as Approved Homes, must be selected by a client who is eligible and receiving child care subsidies under either WFNJ or NJCK. FFN providers will then be paid for providing child care under these programs after meeting the following provider requirements:


For more information on FFN child care, please contact Eduardo Magliulo, Home-Based Child Care Coordinator, at 732-918-9901, Ext. 125 or at