Coy Stennis Child Development Center

Navigating Navy Childcare Excellence

The Coy Stennis Child Development Center provides a safe, secure environment for children from birth to age five. The center strives to provide the highest quality child care while enhancing the development of each individual child. It is open to all military, active or retired, DoD personnel and DoD contractors Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays. The fee structure for full-time care is regulated by the Department of Defense.

Hourly or drop-in care is limited due to space availability. Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made up to 30 days in advance.

Please click here to access the website so that parents can get on the waiting list for military child care.

Please click here to access the website for parents who cannot find care within our CYP. They must be registered on and on a waitlist to qualify.