The advantages

Why The Base Day Care?


The Base Day Care has low prices and high quality service.

The Base is registered in the national registry of child care which means that the registry regulations, listed in the childcare laws, are met at The Base Day Care. This registration is important to Dutch nationals/residents since the Dutch tax office only reimburses for child care at registered day cares. In order to receive reimbursement you have to fill out a form with the tax office yourself. This can also be done digitally through For information call the tax phone (0800-0543) Monday through Thursday between 08:00 and 21:00 and Friday between 08:00 and 17:00.

A.F.C.D.C. (Air Force Child Development Center)

For American active duty military members, there is a subsidy to support child care services received here at The Base Day Care. The military subsidy provided is dependent upon the active duty members rank amongst a few other variables. For more information please be in touch with us at so we can support you through the application process. Please note that to qualify for this subsidy, in addition to the active duty member's work, the spouse in a two parent household must be a student or employee for a minimum of 20 hours per week. The application process can also take over a week so we encourage you to inquire with us early.

The Base Day Care is happy to support you through the reimbursement process you qualify for.

Questions about raising your kid?

As young parents you might have numerous questions and we would like to help you answer them. Please let us know and we might be able to help you or give you the correct information about shops, products, and offices that can help you. If we can not assist you or the question is out of our area of knowledge we will always do our best to point you in the right direction or put you in touch with the correct person/office. 

Borrowing products from us

In retail stores the shelfs are full. You might wonder whether a certain product is suitable for your kid or if it is of a high quality. We have products of high quality and accept no less. The products we use are easy to wash and clean. We encourage you to borrow these products and see if you like them. Products include sleeping towels, electric jars, sleeping bags, aerosleep mattresses, mugs, or children's chairs. You can try them and if you like them you know that is safe to buy them in the store. We have numerous items for you to try.  Please let us know if you have questions and you may be able to try these products.