The application process is user-friendly.

The primary qualifications are:
Participant must be a Frederick County resident
Participant must be under the age of 18
Participant must meet the Family Income Guidelines as determined either by the free or reduced lunch program through Frederick County Public Schools or proof of annual household income.

Contact staff at 540-665-5678 for further assistance.

Assistance for families depends on available funds coupled with a household maximum for a calendar year. In most instances a family that qualifies for funding through the PLAY Fund may be required to pay a percentage of the cost of the program.