How Can You Help Military Families and Grow Your Business?

The Department of Defense (DoD) is increasing access to quality child care options for eligible military families through its fee assistance program Military Child Care in Your Neighborhood (MCCYN). On October 1, 2019, the DoD launched a pilot program known as MCCYN-PLUS. This pilot includes programs that participate in Maryland EXCELS, at a Quality Rating 3 or above, and meet the eligibility requirements for MCCYN.

Interested in offering your child care services to military families? Email Child Care Aware directly at to receive expert assistance with the verification process to become a participant.

Visit Child Care Aware for more information about the pilot.

Helpful Resources to Download

Fact Sheet

Family Brochure

Provider Brochure