Child Care "Qurrah"

Program Overview

Child Care Program Qurrah is an initiative made by HRDF with the support of MLSD to enable Saudi women to join the work force and to provide them stability at work by subsidizing them to enroll their children in child care centers during their working hours Through this program the working mother is being subsidized for a period of time which provide her stability at work and allow her to fulfil her career goals.

Program Benefits

  • Support increasing the number of employed females in the private sector and provide them stability at work
  • Improve the quality of services provided by child care centers
  • Overcome some of the obstacles that females face in the work environment and enable women to balance between their career ambitions and family obligations
  • Create a portal for Qurrah program enabling women to have access to information they need about child care centers
  • HRDF provides subsidy to the working mother up to 80% with max amount of SAR 800
  • Subsidy coverag details as following:
    • First year: 80% Coverage.
    • Second year: 60% Coverage.
    • Third year: 50% Coverage.
    • Fourth year: 40% Coverage.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Nationality is Saudi
  • Salary is 8K or below
  • Registered in GOSI
  • Subsidy to be paid for 2 children Max