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Child Care Subsidies

General Services Administration

The General Services Administration (GSA) Child Care Subsidy Program was created to assist GSA Employees with the cost of providing day care for their children and is available to GSA Employees with an Adjusted Gross (Family) Income (AGI) up to $68,100.

National Park Service

Effective January 1, 2019, the USDA Child Care Subsidy Administration Program no longer administers the National Park Service (NPS) Child Care Subsidy Program.

For Employees currently participating, the USDA processed and paid all properly completed and signed invoices received through December 31, 2018. Any actions or updates with an effective date of January 1, 2019 or later that have not already been processed, and invoices for periods of service on or after January 1, 2019 are not authorized for payment by the USDA.

Employees that are currently participating in the program that have questions and/or concerns regarding their benefit and/or payments for any period of service beginning with January 1, 2019 should contact the National Park Service for assistance.

For Employees who would like to enroll in the National Park Service (NPS) Child Care Subsidy Program, you will need to contact the National Park Service for assistance.

NPS Contact information:
Contact Name: Magaly Green
Email: magaly_green@nps.gov
Phone: (304) 535-6003

U.S. Coast Guard

Effective April 1, 2019 the USDA Child Care Subsidy Administration Program will no longer administer the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Child Care Subsidy Program.

For Members currently participating, invoices must be received by the USDA no later than April 12, 2019 in order to be accepted and processed for payment.

Additional information regarding the transition will be provided to U.S. Coast Guard Members. Future communications will provide information regarding processes for Members that are currently participating in the program along with New and Re-Application procedures.

USCG CCS Program Contact: NavyCYPSubsidy@militarychildcare.com

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Effective November 1, 2018, the administration of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Child Care Subsidy Program has transitioned to FEEA Childcare Services, Inc. (FCCS).

For Employees currently participating, the USDA will process and pay all invoices through October 26, 2018 upon receipt of a properly completed and signed invoice from the Employee or Provider. FCCS will pay all invoices beginning October 29, 2018. All updates and/or changes regarding your program participation will need to processed through FCCS.

For Employees who would like to enroll in the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Child Care Subsidy Program, you will need to enroll with FCCS.

FCCS Contact information:
Email: childcare@feea.org
Phone: (202) 559-7042

Information for Child Care Providers

The USDA will no longer perform Child Care Subsidy Administration duties effective April 30, 2019. April 1, 2019, the USDA will no longer support the U.S. Coast Guard Child Care Subsidy Program, May 1, 2019, the GSA Child Care Subsidy Program. 

Providers who are interested in accommodating a U.S. Coast Guard Member or a GSA Employee with Child Care Subsidy assistance will need to work directly with Family.

Note: If your employing Agency or Department is not listed above, please visit the OPM Web Site for assistance with all other federal agencies.

Last Updated / Reviewed: April 22, 2019