By Rod Powers
Naval Base Ventura County has two Child Development Center buildings at the Point Mugu site and two buildings at the Port Hueneme site ; CBC Port Hueneme -Buildings 1391 and 1487 Telephone: 805-982-4663 and NAS Point Mugu - Buildings 17 and 173 Telephone: 805-989-8375.
Children of single active duty personnel and active duty have priority enrollment. NBVC civilian employees are eligible as space is available. There is a wait list especially for infant care. Fees and charges are varied based on the active duty member's paygrade. Contact either of the CDC offices for specific enrollment procedures, estimated wait times and drop in care processing as soon as you receive our PCS orders.
Enrichment Program for pre-schoolers available by contacting the Youth Center at 805-982-4218.
Home based child care is offered on a full time or part time basis. Providers are qualified professionals, operating independent programs at Port Hueneme and Point Mugu. The Child Development Homes (CDH) Program provides referrals to military families needing child care and offer training to prospective CDH Providers. For more information call the CDH Office at 805-982-2050.
The Morale, Welfare and Recreation Department's Youth Centers offer before and after-school care for school-aged children. While school is in session, a before and after school program is in full force. A full time, supervised, and structured youth program runs throughout the summer and special events, trips and games are offered during the year. The center is specially designed for today's kids! Contact the Youth Center office at 805-982-4218.