Family Child Care


Child and Youth Programs (CYP) provide high quality child care programs and services that support eligible families. The program operates under the auspices of the Family Care Branch. Certified by the DoD and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the National Afterschool Association, CYP offers nurturing, developmentally appropriate care for children from 6 weeks to 12 years. All programs are designed to enrich your child’s social, cognitive, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth and development. Fees are set by the DoD and based on total household income.

All families must register and submit Requests for Care with before processing through the local enrollment office.

Child and Youth Programs

Full Time Care

Available from 6:15AM - 5:30PM Monday - Friday for ages 6 weeks through 5 years. The Department of Defense partially subsidizes some of the cost of care, and family fees are based on total household income for full-time childcare.

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Family Child Care

On-base family child care. Child care available 24 hours a day; 7 days a week.

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School Age Care

Ages kindergarten through 12 years. Spring, summer and winter camps available. Closed during holidays.

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Emergency Care

Contact your Deployment Readiness Coordinator for assistance with emergency childcare. Emergency care is provided for military families in crisis at no cost to the family. Criteria for eligibility varies to include medical emergencies and incapacitation of a family member.

Contact Information

Resource & Referral

Bldg. TT 2455H Iwo Jima Blvd.
Tarawa Terrace

Phone: 9104500553

Fax: 9104500556

Phone: 9104500554

Phone: 9104500555

Monday - Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday hours may vary.

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