Deployment Support Services

CYS offers discounted rates for familes of deployed soldiers.  Service provided for Respite Care Hours as spaces are available. Hourly Care reservations can be made up to 30 days in advance. Due to staff shortages, limited space may be available. To reserve respite care, please call the Respite Reservation phone line at +1(719)526-6610.

In order to receive these benefits:

  • Use an on-post CYS program/FCC Home for full-day or part-day care
  • Have a copy of the Soldier's orders OR a memo from the Commander confirming the eligibility criteria

 

***Each Benefit listed below is per child per month.***

Deployed: Contingency Operations*

*An operation in a designated combat zone

180 days or longer:

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 90 days after deployment cycle ends.
  • Full-day and Part-day Childcare fee reduction of 20% starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 90 days after deployment cycle ends.

90 - 179 days:

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 30 days after deployment cycle ends.
  • Full-day and Part-day Childcare fee reduction of 20% starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 90 days after deployment cycle ends.

89 days or less:

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used through deployment cycle.
  • Full-day and Part-day Childcare fee reduction of 20% starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 90 days after deployment cycle ends.

 

Deployed: Rotational Forces*

*To Pacific or Europe Regions

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 30 days after deployment cycle ends.

 

Deployed: Non-Contingency Operations*

*Humanitarian and civic assistance

180 days or longer:

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used starting 30 days before, through deployment cycle and 30 days after deployment cycle ends.

90 - 179 days:

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Childcare that can be used during the deployment cycle.

 

Assigned to Warrior Transition Unit*

*While assigned to unit

  • 16 Hours of Free Respite Care
  • Free Childcare during Support Group Meetings
  • Free Childcare during Medical Appointments
  • Full-day and Part-day Childcare fee reduction of 20%

Survivor Outreach Services

  • Free childcare is provided during the Bereavement Period through the day after the Unit Memorial.

Deployment Support Services Summary of Benefits

 

Friday Parent's Night Out

Available for those who qualify for the 16 Free Hours of Respite Care

Friday Parent's Night Out is offed every first Friday of the month at Cheyenne Mountain CDC, Bldg 6203, for children age 6 weeks through 12 years.

Care is offered from 6 p.m. to midnight.

To reserve respite care, please call the Respite Reservation phone line at +1(719)526-6610.

The last day to register is by 3:00 p.m. the Wednesday prior to the Friday Care date.

Please help us to provide your child with a pleasant child care experience by providing:

  • Your child’s diapers
  • Wipes
  • Pre-made bottles
  • Extra change of clothing

2018 Friday Care Dates

Friday Night Care Dates
5 October 2018
2 November 2018
7 December 2018

 

Saturday Care

Available for those who qualify for the 16 Free Hours of Respite Care.

Saturday Care is offered one Saturday a month at Cheyenne Mountain CDC, Bldg 6203, for children age 6 weeks through 12 years.

Care is offered from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To reserve respite care, please call the Respite Reservation phone line at +1(719)526-6610.

The last day to register is by 3:00 p.m. the Wednesday prior to the Saturday Care date.

Please help us to provide your child with a pleasant child care experience by providing:

  • Your child’s diapers
  • Wipes
  • Pre-made bottles
  • Extra change of clothing

2018 Saturday Care Dates

Reservation Start Date Saturday Care Respite Care Dates
20 August 2018 15 September 2018
10 September 2018 6 October 2018
24 September 2018 20 October 2018
9 October 2018 3 November 2018
15 October 2018 10 November 2018
22 October 2018 17 November 2018
29 October 2018 24 November 2018
5 November 2018 1 December 2018
12 November 2018 8 December 2018
19 November 2018 15 December 2018

 

 

We provide care for Unit functions! Process a request through Kids on Site for UNIT REQUEST FOR  CHILDCARE.

 

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