Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
Programs and services are available at most installations for children up to age 12. Care may be provided in Child Development Centers, School Age Care Programs, and Family Child Care Homes. Please review the information to find out what programs and services are available at this installation. Please contact the Child and Youth Program point of contact at this installation if you require information, assistance or resources for child care in your local community.
Child and Youth Programs provide Child Development and recreational services for children 6 weeks to 5 years of age. Naval Base Guam Child Development Center, Naval Hospital Child Development Center, along with Child Development Homes provides full and part day care for children 6 weeks to Kindergarten. For more information call the Child and Youth Programs at 671-564-1844, 6:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, closed on weekends and holidays.
The Child Development Center (CDC), located at Building 1983-A Market Street, Naval Base Guam, provides center-based care for children 6 weeks to 5 years of age. The CDC is open to active duty military and DoD/NAF civilian personnel families, and is committed to providing the best developmental experiences for all children. The curriculum is designed to meet the cognitive, social, emotional, and physical needs of children by using developmentally age-appropriate activities. Call 671-564-1845 for more information.
The Child Development Center, also encompasses the School Age Care program, where elementary-aged children engage in activities which focus on the Boys & Girls Club Core Programs: Character & Leadership; Education and Career; Health & Life Skills; The Arts, Sports, Fitness, & Recreation. School Aged Care is located at building 1982-B. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Call 671-339-6130 for more information.
The Naval Hospital Child Development Center is located at Building 10, Farenholt Avenue, Naval Hospital Guam. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 6:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Closed weekends and holidays. Call 671-472-2313 for more information.
All Child & Youth Program (CYP) personnel undergo extensive program training and background checks, are certified in American Red Cross First Aid and child/infant CPR, and maintain current health certificates. CYP Centers are fully accredited and frequently inspected to ensure that each center meets the highest standard of care. In addition, all meals and snacks served in the centers comply with the USDA nutritional requirements.
Special needs care is offered where facilities and staff are available. Eligible persons are those that are active duty military and DoD/NAF civilian personnel families.To register in any of the Child Youth Programs it is recommend that the parent or guardian bring in a current LES, child's immunization records, and a copy of sponsor's orders. Cost to utilize the Child Youth Programs are based on household income. For more information on hourly drop in rates, please contact the CDC.
The CDC has a waiting list for daily and drop in care; priority care is given to those who are a single parent or dual military family. For more information call the Child and Youth Programs at 671-564-1844, 6 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Monday - Friday, closed on weekends and holidays.
The Teen Center is for teens 13-18 years old. There is no registration fee, however, parents must complete a registration packet, which is required for all program participants. The program has a "Self Release Policy" (in accordance with the unattended child base instruction), so pre-teens and teens may sign themselves in and out of the center. Program activities are focused on the Boys & Girls Club of America Core Programs: Character & Leadership; Education and Career; Health & Life Skills; The Arts; Sports, Fitness, & Recreation. They are also encouraged to participate in club activities such as Power Hour, Image Makers (Photography), Torch Club, Fitness Authority, Smart Girls, Fine Arts, Career Launch, Passport to Manhood, and Special Events.
The Youth and Teen Center is located at Building 1982-A. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., closed weekends and holidays. Call 671-339-6410 for more information.