Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
Programs and services are available at most installations for children up to age 12. Care may be provided in Child Development Centers, School Age Care Programs, and Family Child Care Homes. Please review the information to find out what programs and services are available at this installation. Please contact the Child and Youth Program point of contact at this installation if you require information, assistance or resources for child care in your local community.
Three Child Development Center on the installation includes full-day, preschool and hourly for children ages 6 weeks-5 years of age. CDC Phone: 309-782-2822.
The Family Child Care program provides quality childcare in a home setting for children between the ages of 4 weeks to 12 years of age.
The Child Development Center at Rock Island Arsenal is certified by the Department of Defense (DOD) and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). There is currently a waiting list. Military, who are in need of childcare services are encouraged to visit MilitaryChildCare.com to be placed on the wait list.
Active-Duty Military, DOD Civilians and DOD Contractors are eligible to use the services.
Hours of Operation
The Center is open Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. until 5:15 p.m. and closed all Federal Holidays.
The programs offered include full-day and hourly for children ages 6 weeks-5 years of age.
Fees for programs are based on DOD Guidance and are on a sliding fee scale based on total family income.
Priority is DoD based and is filled by date of application for services.
Respite care is offered through EFMP or Army Family Covenant.