The Guantanamo Bay Child and Youth Program offers services to children between the ages of 6 weeks to 18 years. Children between the ages of 6 weeks to 5 years have the opportunity to participate in our Child Development program, which runs from 0600-1730 Monday-Friday.
Children between the ages of 5-12 years can participate in the School Age Care Program. Both before/and after-school care are available ,and full-time camps are offered during the summer. In-home daycares are currently prohibited on Naval Station Guantanamo Bay.
Children between the ages of 13-18 years can enjoy fun and creative activities at our Teen Center (hours vary).
Most families can enter the programs immediately upon completion of paper work. However, it is recommended that parents of children between the ages of 6 weeks - 1 year place children on the GTMO CYP central enrollment waiting list. Parents can place their children on the waiting list in advance using resources listed below.
For more information contact us at 757-458-3664 or DSN 660-3664.
Child Development Center (CDC):
Hours of Operation: 0600 -1730. Ages of children in care: 6 weeks-5 years. Commercial: 757-458-3664, DSN: 660-3664
Youth Program School-Age Care:
Ages of Children: 5 years and in Kindergarten-12 years. Hours of Operation: 0600 -0715 (Before Care), 1430-1800 (After Care). Commercial: 757-458-74658.
CYP In/Out-processing Protocol
Who to contact before you PCS?
Child Care: Click here to request care
School Liaison Officer: Click here to view contact information
Parent orientation 757-848-3664
Parent conferences 757-848-3665
Parent Involvement Board 757-848-2005
Parents request withdrawal forms from Child Development Center /School Age Services. Those who provide notification of withdrawal 30 days in advance receive discount. Two weeks advance notice of withdrawal is required.