Off-Post Community Based Child Care Programs

Army National Guard: Drilling

Benefit Fact Sheet



The U.S. Army Child, Youth and School (CYS) Services is committed to supporting the needs of Army Families located on the installation or in areas where no military child care and youth programming is offered or is unavailable at installations due to high demand. CYS Services maintains a network of delivery systems through which the Army provides quality, affordable, available, and accountable childcare and youth programs for Army Families.


Children of Army National Guard Soldiers on drill status are not eligible for Child, Youth, and School (CYS) Services programs. For child care eligibility see the Child Development Centers fact sheet, School Age Services and Care fact sheet and Child & Youth Services (CYS) fact sheet.

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Document Review Date: 19 February 2016