The Department of Defense offers expanded hourly child care service for military families. Find answers to frequently asked questions here.
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Service members and their Military families have several options for affordable, quality and licensed child care. From on-installation child development centers to community child care programs and in-home care, let Military OneSource help you decide which option is best for your family, locate the child care you need and determine if you qualify for fee assistance.
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