- Child Development Center Bldg 701
CDC Bldg. 701 offers a variety of quality programs to meet the needs of all age groups. We offer full day care ranging from 6 weeks to 5 years of age. This facility ensures children are receiving quality care in an environment enriched with age-appropriate activities and well balanced meals. We strive to provide the best customer service to all patrons.
Before School SAC: Available for students attending North Polk, Pickering, and Faith Training. Before Care begins at 05:45 and ends at 07:30. Buses provided by the school will transport children to their assigned schools. Grades are LA-4 and Kindergarten. Breakfast is not served at this time.
After School SAC: Available for students attending North Polk, Pickering, and Faith Training. After Care begins at 15:00 and ends at 18:00. Buses provided by the school will transport children to CDC 701. The children are provided with a healthy snack. Grades are LA-4 and Kindergarten.
Before/After School SAC:
Full day care is provided on school out days for:
Seasonal and holiday breaks
School closures, scheduled and due to inclement weather
Summer Camp is provided for Kindergarten children.
- Child Development Center Bldg 702
CDC Bldg. 702 offers a variety of programs to meet every parent's need for care. We ensure that children receive age-appropriate activities, balanced nutrition and quality care. This facility offers full day care for children 6 weeks through 5 years of age.
Strong Beginnings: This program is designed as a Pre-K experience for children who are 4 years old and entering kindergarten the following year.
- Child Development Center Bldg 744
CDC Bldg 744 is used for SKIES Unlimited Programs.
- Child Development Center 3349
CDC Bldg. 3349 offers quality programming and care in full day classrooms for children 6 weeks through 5 years of age. Child and Youth Services strives to offer developmentally appropriate activities, meaningful interactions and customer service in all facilities.
This facility also offers hourly care. Registration and orientation are required before reservations can be made. Reservations may be made 2 weeks in advance and up to 25 hours in one week. The fee is $4 per hour. For children 6 weeks to 12 years, the hourly fee is $4 per hour. Children 6-12 years are limited to 2 days a week.
- Child Development Center 14500
CDC Bldg. 14500 offers quality programming and care in full day classrooms for children 6 weeks through 5 years of age. Child and Youth Services strives to offer developmentally appropriate activities, meaningful interactions and customer service in all facilities.
This facility also offers hourly care. Registration and orientation are required before reservations can be made. Reservations may be made 2 weeks in advance and up to 25 hours in one week. The fee is $5 per hour. For children 6 weeks to 12 years, the hourly fee is $4 per hour. Children 6-12 years are limited to 2 days a week.
- Babysitter Referral Services
Looking for a Teen Babysitter? Looking to be a Teen Babysitter?
CYSS offers training following the 4-H babysitter curriculum in becoming a certified Teen Babysitter. Teen military Family members in grades 7 and up who wish to expand and market themselves for babysitting jobs can be placed on the Babysitter Referral List with parent's permission.
Military parents needing babysitters must complete a request form located at Parent Central Services. Once parents complete the required form, they will receive a list of babysitter information based on specified requirements (location, availability, etc). After receiving a list, parents can make arrangements directly with the babysitter. All arrangements and fees for care are between the parent and babysitter.
CYS Services offers Babysitting Referral Services for registered Families. Babysitters on the referral list are 13 years or older, have certification in First Aid and CPR, and are trained in:
- Developmentally appropriate play
- Recognition of child abuse/neglect
- Emergency procedures and interviewing
Stop by Parent Central Services for more information.
- Alternative Child Care
CYS Services provides additional child care beyond the regular facility opening hours.
Kids On Site! (KOS) - Provides on-site child care for your unit/organizational meeting/event in a room adjacent to where the meeting/event is being held. CYS will provide quality child care providers to watch children ages 6 weeks through 12 years on site. Your unit pays for this service through Parent Central Services. KOS is not available at all locations on post. For information, a quote or to schedule an event, contact Parent & Outreach Services.
Volunteer Child Care in a Unit Setting (VCCUS) - CYS Services can help units to train volunteers to provide child care for unit functions.
VCCUS is a volunteer-based childcare program that allows for on site care during meetings and events organized by military units, Army Community Service (ACS) groups or Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation. Through VCCUS, Parent & Outreach Services will provide training to volunteers from the military unit or organization. The program is designed to allow the exchange of cost-free and temporary childcare services during unit sessions when the demand is high or when child development center services are not available. Parents and guardians of children in VCCUS must be attending the same function and must remain at the site while their child is under volunteer care. Units interested in the VCCUS program should contact Parent & Outreach Services for more information.
- Waiting List
It is sometimes necessary for Families to be placed on a waiting list for child care if services are not readily available. The waiting period may be different for each program and age group. You may place your child on the waiting list by visiting Parent Central Services.