Military Child Care Assistance
Each branch offers programs to assist military families in accessing and paying for child care services. More information is available through these resources:
- National Association of Resource and Referral Agencies website or by phone at 800-424-2246
- MilitaryOneSource – Military Child Care Programs
- Beyond the Yellow Ribbon – Child Care Subsidies – links to various child care subsidy programs
- In addition, a number of large child care chains provide reduced rates for military families.
The Military Child: Research, Education and Consultation
The Child and Family Program (CFP) of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS) has conducted research on the needs of children and families affected by trauma, especially military children and families.