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Learn about CYS Childcare Options

Quality, reliable, affordable childcare – that fits YOUR lifestyle!*


Child Development Centers offered on post:

  • Locations convenient to your work and home
  • Trained, qualified caregivers
  • Nationally accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children

Family Child Care (FCC) homes in on-post residences:

  • Thoroughly vetted, inspected, certified, and trained providers
  • Flexible hours for full-day, part-day, extended/overnight, weekend, and hourly care
  • Safe, comfortable home setting
  • 15% cost savings compared to Army Child Development Centers and School Age Care

Army Fee Assistance (AFA) offered for eligible off-post providers:

  • Assistance to offset higher costs of off-post care, so eligible Families pay fees comparable to installations
  • Help for Families who cannot access on-post CYS programs
  • Quality care commensurate to on-post offerings

Let us help you find the right child care option for your Family - available ON and OFF post – through Army CYS.

Find more information at or contact your local Parent Central Services today!

*Based on eligibility. Conditions apply.

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