Child Care Subsidies for Federal Employees
Notification of Closure of GSA’s Administration of Child Care Subsidy Programs
The General Services Administration has transferred responsibility for administration of child care subsidy programs. Please see the new contact information below for each program.
Army Fee Assistance Program (AFA)
The GSA has transitioned administration of the Army Fee Assistance (AFA) Program to Child Care Aware® of America (CCAoA). If you wish to enroll your family in the program, check available providers, or enroll as a provider, please visit the CCAoA website. You may also contact CCAoA by email at email@example.com or call them at 1-800-424-2246.
Programs of the U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. National Park Service, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and U.S. General Services Administration
Effective October 1, 2016, responsibility for these programs was transferred to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Enrolled families and child care providers and those wishing to enroll may visit USDA’s main page for Child Care Subsidies for Federal Employees.
Until informed by USDA of a change, you may continue to use the same phone number to contact USDA 866-508-0371 and fax 816-823-5410. For family assistance press 1 (providers press 2) and then 2 for the U.S. Coast Guard and 3 for the U.S. GSA, U.S. NPS or U.S. CBP. You may also continue to submit invoices to USDA in the GSA format until notified by USDA of a change.
Additional USDA contact information for each agency program and child care providers is below.
- Child Care Providers
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- General Services Administration (GSA) Child Care Subsidy Program
- Email: email@example.com
- National Park Service (NPS) Child Care Subsidy Program
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Child Care Subsidy Program
- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) Child Care Subsidy Program