CCAofAmerica Military Fee Assistance Program

Child Care Aware of Virginia is not responsible for the Military Fee Assistance Program.
Any questions or concerns should be directed to Child Care Aware of America.

Operation: Military Child Care

OMCC provides child care fee assistance for National Guard, Reserve, active duty, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force who are activated or deployed and whose children are enrolled into non-DoD licensed child care programs.

How will it help me?
Help locating licensed child care options in your community:

  • Reduced child care fees, through a fee assistance program
  • Eligible to participate during the period of the Service member’s deployment period and for 60 days after the return of the Service member

Please feel free to contact the Child Care Aware of America Military Fee Assistance department toll-free at 1-800-424-2246 or by email at with any questions you may have regarding our fee assistance programs.

Military Child Care in Your Neighborhood (MCCYN)

The Military Child Care in Your Neighborhood program provides fee assistance for Families of Active Duty service members who are unable to access on-base child care. Families living within 30 miles or 45 minutes of on-base child care must be on the wait list before applying for fee assistance.

To learn more about other benefits for military families please visit Child Care Aware® of America: Military Families