Help Support Our Military Families  

Thank you for your interest in our military fee assistance programs. If you have a valid state license and annual licensing inspection, you may be eligible to participate in the program. These pages offer you detailed information concerning which programs are available and how to apply.  

Effective April 15, 2013, Child Care Aware® of America implemented changes to the policies and procedures affecting how child care providers are currently paid. Please click here to view changes listed in the Program Updates section.  


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Additional Eligibility Requirements

For general program eligibility, please view our program description page. Additional eligibility requirements may vary by program. Below is a list of common eligibility requirements for providers:

  • Fee assistance programs are provided for children ages birth through 12 years.
  • A child care provider must be state licensed and inspected annually in order to participate in any fee assistance program

All programs require Families to use a provider with a state child care license who has been inspected within the last 12 months. For the MCCYN program, providers must meet additional high quality standards