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Child & Youth Program Offerings

The Department of the Air Force Child and Youth Programs assist military and civilian personnel in balancing the competing demands of the mission and family life by catering programs and services for eligible children and youth from birth through 18 years of age.


Six Weeks to Five Years

Child Development Centers


Two Weeks to 12 Years

Family Child Care


Two Weeks to 12 Years

Expanded Child Care

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Five to 12 Years

School Age Care

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Six to 18 Years

Youth Programs

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Pre-K to 12th Grade and 21 Years for Special Education

School Liaison Program

Revolutionizing Military Child Care: The Kinderspot App

In a groundbreaking move to address the complex needs of military families, the United States Air Force is set to revolutionize child care with the rollout of the Kinderspot app. Developed by Air Force Maj. Jacque Vasta, Kinderspot offers a solution to the challenges faced by military parents in accessing affordable and flexible child care options.

Child Care You Can Rely On


Your child is in good hands. Department of the Air Force Child Development Programs are nationally accredited.

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Department of the Air Force Child and Youth Programs lead the way in developmental programming, health, and safety.

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Trusted child care when you need it most. Department of the Air Force Child Care Programs offer 24/7 care when duty calls.

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We serve beside you. Our mission is your peace of mind. We provide world class care for your children at a price designed for your family.

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Make Your Child’s School Transition Smoother

PCSing with Military-Connected Students?

Use the ‘Moving with a Military-Connected Student Checklist’ to ensure you have all the required information to ensure your dependent’s educational transfer is a breeze!