At the CDCs, children have a full day in an enriching environment that builds the foundation for their transition into school. The CDCs engage children in guided play and an array of stimulating, age-appropriate activities that include computers, arts and crafts, reading, listening centers and more! Each CDC:
Registration for the CDCs, with the exception of Hourly Care, must be completed at MilitaryChildCare.com.
Hourly CareReservations are required for hourly care and may be made up to 2 weeks in advance. Each child utilizing hourly care is offered the same developmentally appropriate curriculum, furnishings, playgrounds and manipulatives as regularly enrolled children.
School Age Care (SAC)
The School Age Care (SAC) program is a nationally accredited child care service for children ages 5-12 needing care before and after school. SAC provides a safe, supervised and age-appropriate environment with individual and group activities that develop the social, emotional, cognitive and physical potential of children.
SAC also offers full-day hourly care on school holidays and teacher in-service days as well as day camps during extended school breaks.
Registration for the School Age Care Programs, with the exception of Hourly Care, must be completed at MilitaryChildCare.com.
FCC homes offer safe, high quality child care through well-trained staff in a family/home atmosphere with a small group of children in either government housing or a private home off the installation in the Beaufort area (OFCC). Care can include full day, part day, hourly or extended day care for parents that work non-traditional hours. FCC Providers:
RatesRates and hours of operation are determined by each individual Provider and may vary.
The Enhanced Extended Child Care Program (EECC) offers child care to military families with employed spouses, single parents and dual military families in emergency situations when their regularly scheduled child care program is unavailable. Qualified emergencies include unexpected duty assignments, family hospitalization and other family emergencies. Children must be 14 years or under to use the EECC program. EECC is provided in the home of a certified Family Child Care (FCC) Provider. EECC is paid for by the United Sates Marine Corps and requires approval from the Family Care Branch Manager for use.
Resource and Referral (R&R) serves as the central enrollment registry to all eligible patrons seeking programs for children, youth and teens ages 6 weeks to 18 years. R&R assists parents and legal guardians by: