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Give Parents a Break


GPAB Dates for 2020:

Saturday, Nov. 14: 10 am – 2 pm | Register by COB Nov. 10 | 731-2417

Cost: $20 per child
CDC Open to kids ages 6 weeks to 8 years old.


Malmstrom’s Give Parents A Break program is expanding!

Now offering GPAB through FCC, CDC, and YP! 4 hours of FREE Child Care a month to eligible parents Funded by the Air Force Aid Society to offer parents a few hours break from the stresses of parenting.

Call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 731-4900 to inquire now! More flexibility! Choose the child care option that is best for your family!


The purpose of Give Parents a Break (GPAB) and Super Saturday is to offer families a few hours away from the stress of parenting and use the time to suit their personal needs.

 Active duty Air Force families eligible to use the GPAB program include:

  • Families with a deployed spouse
  • Families with a spouse on an extended TDY or required to work extensive extended shifts
  • Families experiencing a family crisis such as: birth of a baby, serious illness of a family member, death of a family member or *extended illness of a family member **Family Child Care is also available for families who meet the criteria for Emergency Medical Care. Contact the FCC office at 731-2116 for further information.
  • Families with other circumstances or hardships

Families who do not qualify for GPAB can use the Super Saturday program. The fee is $20.00 per session. Payment is required at time of registration and is non-refundable.