Childcare and Youth Training and Technical Assistance Program

This website features research-based information, resources, and professional development for childcare professionals serving military connected families.

Better Kid Care's On Demand system provides professional development anytime you are ready to learn! We have 200+ On Demand professional development modules, including these modules for working with military families:

  • Deployment Through a Child's Eyes
  • Connecting to Military Children Through Books
  • Reintegration: When a Deployed Parent Comes Home
  • Reflect and Respect Children's Military-Connected Identity

Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office. This material is based upon work supported by the National institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the Office of Family Policy, Children and Youth, U.S. Department of Defense under Award No. 2009- 48667-05833 developed in collaboration with Penn State University and the University of Nebraska. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.