Child Care - Billing Updated: Apr 24, 2024

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I pay my child care fees with a credit card?
Yes. All major credit cards are accepted for payment except American Express.
How much do I owe?
All families have a weekly contract for a fixed weekly amount. Billing is bi-weekly. Fees are not prorated.
What do I do if I didn't find the answer to my question?

If your question related to Child Care - Billing isn't listed above, please call (562) 868-0511 or you may send us your question (or request) using MySFS:


If you haven't used MySFS before, you will need to create an account. If you have any problems, please send us an e-mail at

When is my bill due?
Bills are due every other Friday according to the billing schedule. Copies of the billing schedule are available at the Family Center and at City Hall.

Update: Effective January 1, 2013, child care bills will be due every 10th of the month.