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Child Care Aware® of America offers child care fee assistance for active military personnel when on-base child care is not available.

Child Care Assistance for Military Personnel

Authorized active duty personnel of all military branches that do not have access to an on-base child care provider may receive assistance in locating, selecting, and offsetting the cost of full-time or part-time civilian child care.

Visit the Child Care Aware® of America website to learn more about the assistance available and the eligibility requirements.


Military Child Care in Your Neighborhood - Plus Program (MCCYN-PLUS)

On January 22, 2024, Minnesota officially launched a partnership with Department of Defense to bring child care fee assistance program (MCCYN-PLUS) for military families to an expanded group of child care providers.