Headquarters operates National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accredited child development centers at its Forrestal and Germantown facilities. Each center provides day care services that accommodate up to 70 children ranging in age from 6 weeks through 6 years.

The Child Development Centers are open from 7:15 a.m. until 6:15 p.m. Monday through Friday. Parental visits are encouraged, as well as visits from those searching for a child care facility. Priority placement and a tuition assistance program are available to DOE employees.

Additional information may be obtained by calling: Forrestal 6-6800 and Germantown 3-8600.