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Forts McPherson and Gillem, Georgia


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Forts McPherson and Gillem, Georgia

The McPherson Child Development Center

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The Fort McPherson Child Development Center (CDC), Building 514, is nationally accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs. Its primary goal is to provide educational learning experiences and varied opportunities that promote the child's physical, social and intellectual growth. Daily meals are served to include breakfast, lunch and a snack supplement, and are served according to USDA guidelines. For more information on the CDC, please visit the childcare center or call 404-464-3945/2759.

The CDC is open 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The center is closed on weekends and federal holidays.

All active duty, retired military, military reserve and national guard on active duty. DoD civilian employees at Fort McPherson, Fort Gillem or other areas under the command of the garrison are eligible for services at the CDC.

Children must have a current shot record and be at least six weeks old, but not older than 12 years of age.

The CDC center offers Full-day care, aPre-school program and Hourly care. For hourly care, reservations must be made in advance and can be made 2 weeks in advance.

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