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Military Families 


What type of assistance is available through the United States Department of Defense (DoD)?

To learn about the child care benefits and allowances made available to military families through DoD, please visit DoD's MilitaryHOMEFRONT's page.

Where can I learn more about child care assistance provided through the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA)?

For more information about eligibility and types of assistance available, please visit NACCRRA's site.

Are there other early education opportunities available for young children of military families?

Information about other early learning programs available in Illinois are outlined on OECD's Early Childhood Programs page.

Are there any other helpful resources for military families I should be aware of?

To learn about the Military Children's Compact Commission, please visit the MIC3 site.  Information on Illinois' Educational Opportunities for Military Children is also available on the P-20 Council site.