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Installation Overview -- Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, Georgia


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Installation Overview -- Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, Georgia

Child Development Center

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The Child Development Center (CDC) at Kings Bay offers full time care for children six weeks to five years old.

All military and DoD employee family members are eligible for enrollment. The CDC has the capacity to enroll 282 children. The center maintains a waiting list for each age group. A copy of the waiting list can be faxed or e-mailed to you by calling 912-573-9918.

The Child Development Center program has three state funded Pre-K classes that serve 60 children who turn four years old by September 1st of each year. Instructional Day for Pre-K is Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Before and after care is provided if necessary for a fee based on total family income.

Morale, Welfare and Recreation's Child Development Homes (CDH) is a Navy-wide program which offers quality child care in a home environment. Child Development Home providers are not babysitters. They are childcare professionals who offer an age appropriate curriculum designed to meet the physical, social, emotional, and physical growth of each child. Providers set their own work hours and schedule their own vacation times during the year. For more information call 912-573-2538.

The Youth Center of Kings Bay offers a variety of leisure programs for youth and teen, kindergartners through 18 years of age. Among the various programs offered include: School Age Care (SAC), Day Camp and Teen Supreme.

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