The Institute requires all MIT faculty and staff to document dependents' eligibility for health care benefits. Learn more about this requirement.
Birth and Adoption
- Evaluate your medical coverage and review other Institute resources for parents.
- Learn how MIT reimburses eligible employees for a portion of their adoption expenses.
Change in Medicaid or SCHIP Eligibility
Change in a Dependent's Eligibility
Child Care & Adult Care
Arranging for the care of children and aging or disabled family members can be challenging. MIT offers a number of resources to help members of the community cope with the expense and logistics of caring for family.
MIT Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
MIT Technology Childcare Centers
MIT offers four childcare centers in Cambridge and Lexington so that members of the MIT community can choose the center that is most convenient to home or work.
MIT Childcare Scholarship Programs
The Institute offers scholarship programs for eligible families with children enrolled in MIT's childcare centers in Cambridge and Lexington.
Backup Childcare & Adultcare Program
All MIT benefits-eligible employees can arrange for care at home through Parents in a Pinch, Inc., which offers assistance in caring for children, family members, or you.