Air Force HCC Program

The Air Force HCC program provides child care for United States Air Force Reserve and National guard members assigned to specific installations during drill weekends. Care is provided in high quality family child care homes throughout the United States. As an Air Force HCC provider, you will give back to your community by caring for children of local Air Force families. Providers who are eligible must have a valid state license as well as agree to meet additional standards. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • State licensed family child care home
  • Satisfactory background check for yourself, employees, and all household members over the age of 18
  • Child care liability insurance of at least $300,000.
  • Current certification in first aid and infant/child CPR
  • Availability from 6am- 6pm on Saturday and Sunday during military drill weekends.

Supporting Documents Needed

  • State Child care license
  • Completed AF HCC Application
  • Proof of $300,000 liability insurance
  • Proof of current first aid and infant/child CPR certification
  • A copy of your most recent state licensing inspection
  • High School Diploma/GED or continuing education documents
  • A notarized copy of background checks for all individuals over the age of 18 in the facility

How to Apply

To Apply to the AF HCC program, fill out the HCC Application that can be found below. Submit the Application along with all supporting documents via

Mail: Child Care Aware® of America

1515 N Courthouse Rd, 11thFl

Arlington, VA 22201

Email: afhcc@usa.childcareaware.org

Fax: 571-255-4904

Frequently Requested Documents

**For any questions on documentation eligibility call us at 1-800-424-2246 option 7 or e-mail afhcc@usa.childcareaware.org