Child Care

Fort Meade offers three child development centers as well as the Family Child Care Provider program. Active duty military personnel, Department of Defense civilians, Reservists and National Guard soldiers on active duty status and Fort Meade DoD contractors are eligible for the child care services offered.

Child Development Center I

Bldg. 4725 Ruffner Road - (301) 677-5201

  • Full-day Child care for children 6 weeks to 5 years old, Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Hourly care for children six weeks to 5 years old, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Child Development Center II

Bldg. 3100 MacArthur Road - (301) 677-6002

  • Full-day Child Care for children 6 weeks to 5 years old, Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Part-day Preschool for children 3 and 4 year old. Classes are 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday during the school year.

Child Development Center III

910 Ernie Pyle Road (301) 677-1530

  • Full-day Child Care for children 6 weeks to 5 years old, Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Part-day Preschool for children 3 and 4 year old. Classes are 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday during the school year.

Family Child Care Program
Family Child Care Office

1900 Reece Road (301) 677-1160

  • The Family Child Care (FCC) program provides a flexible, family-based alternative to our Child Development Centers
  • Care is provided by military family members in installation housing
  • All FCC providers receive the same training as the workers at our Child Development Centers
  • Care is coordinated through an online system at Child and Youth Service's Central Registration

 

 

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