Requesting Childcare

Military Child Care Website

Visit where you can find comprehensive information on child care programs worldwide, conduct a customized search for the care you need and submit a request for care at any time and from any location. Follow these four simple steps!

  • Create an Account: Go to to create an account containing information about your family, or to login using an existing username and password.
  • Search for Care: Search the system for the child care options that best meet your needs.
  • Request Care: You can select one or more options and submit your requests for care. The program will contact you when space becomes available.
  • Manage Requests: You can manage your requests for care from anywhere in the world.

Child Care Aware

Child Care Aware of America is proud to partner with the United States Military and Department of Defense to serve and support their families through the Child Care Fee Assistance Programs. The Child Care Aware program assists military families with finding and choosing quality child care. They offer help locating child care resources in communities across the country. The programs available through Child Care Aware of America provide subsidies for eligible military dependents enrolled in quality commercial child care programs throughout the United States.  Child Care Aware of America authorizes subsidy amounts based on total family income for those eligible Navy families, and supplies monthly payments directly to the prospective child care provider.

For help finding eligible child care, to learn more about the military and DoD child care program, or for questions about selecting quality child care, call 1-800-424-2246, option 6, Mon-Fri, 8 am-7 pm Eastern time or visit their website today!