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Installation Overview --NAS Pensacola, Florida


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Child Care
Installation Overview --NAS Pensacola, Florida
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Child Development Programs for military personnel stationed at NAS Pensacola is available at NAS Pensacola, Corry Station and Whiting Field.

NAS Pensacola and Corry Station Child Development Centers provides care to children 6 weeks to 5 years of age on a full time basis. The Monday, Wednesday, Friday (MWF) and Tuesday/Thursday (T/TH) Part Day Pre-School for 3 and 4 year olds operates from 8:30am to 1:30pm during the public school calendar. Drop-in servies for registered children are available by reservation.

All active duty, activated reserves, DoD and Pensacola area military installation contract employees are eligible for child care. Fleet and Family Support Center referrals, active duty, and activated reserves have priority placement. Children must have all required vaccinations, shot records must be presented on first day of placement/registration at the child care center. There is an extensive waiting list for infants (3-6 month wait) and pre-school children (3-6 month wait).

NAS Pensacola Child Development Center (CDC) s located in Building 3634, Moffet Road. School age care is provided at the Pensacola youth center and transportation is provided by the Youth Center to and from many area schools. The Pensacola CDC can be reached at 850-452-2211 / 3029.

Corry Child Development Center (CDC) provides exemplary developmental care to young children 6 weeks to 5 years of age on a full time basis. The Corry CDC can be reached at 850-453-6310/6286. The Corry School-Age Care (SAC) program was the first Navy SAC to be accredited by the National School-Age Care Alliance (NSACA). This program provides care for children 5 to 10 years of age, including before and after school, half-day, school break weeks and summer care. New members contact Building 503, Corry Station, at 850-452-6806.

Child Development Homes (CDH) providers offer full-time, part-time, drop-in and extended hourly care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children 6 weeks to 12 years of age. For more information contact 850-453-6310.

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