Child/Elder Care

The Child and Elder Care Committee is a statewide labor management committee formed under Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBA's) between the State of Vermont and the Vermont State Employees' Association and the Vermont Troopers' Association. The committee is comprised of members from the Vermont State Employees Association; the Vermont Troopers' Association and the State of Vermont. Its mission is to monitor existing child and elder care programs, recommend expenditure of funds committed to it under the CBA's, and investigate other options for providing child care and elder care services to all State employees.

Committee - Sponsored Programs and Services:

  • Child Care Resource and Referral: A telephone help line offering enhanced services to all State employees free of charge.
  • Child Care Cost Reimbursement Program: This program helps income-eligible State employees defray some of the high costs of child care.
  • Elder Care Expense Reimbursement Program: This program provides reimbursement for some of the costs associated with Elder Care.
  • Applications and additional information are available by calling (800) 287-8322.