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  1. Anchors Aweigh
    Anchors Aweigh is our online resource program designed to provide spouses, parents and loved ones pertinent information to help them navigate and understand the Navy lifestyle. Within this program you will be able to find different modules that cover relevant topics that you can learn at your own pace with the flexibility that best fits your schedule.
  2. Armed Services YMCA
    The Armed Services YMCA offers quality Child Care and Before/After Care during the school year as well as SUMMER CAMPS for children ages 5-12. Civilians welcome. Discounted rate for E-5 and below and siblings.
    1465 Lakeside Drive Virginia Beach, VA
    (757) 363-1884
  3. BRAT Art Institute
    Art camps & workshops for military kids & teens, guided by professional artists who were also raised in military families. Scholarships are available. This program is now based out of the Richmond area.
    Richmond, VA
    (804) 614-8478
  4. Christian Military Homeschoolers
    An educational, fun, parent run, Christian based co-op for families in support of the military. Non military are welcome.
    Virginia Beach, VA
  5. Fleet and Family Service Center JEBLCFS
    Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek and Fort Story Fleet and Family Service Center
    1450 D St Virginia Beach, VA 23459
    757-462-7563
  6. Fort Eustis MWR
    The Morale, Welfare and Recreation programs at Fort Eustis include programs for all ages. Programs for children (offered seasonally) include dance, youth sports such as soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, cheerleading, fun runs, and robotics. Summer camps available.
    Fort Eustis MWR - Youth Center 1102 Pershing Avenue Newport News, VA 23604
    (757) 878-2662
  7. Hampton Roads Disability / EFMP Families (Retired/Active)
    Group for all military families that have Special Needs. Admin shares info, events, resources, articles & more.
    Hampton Roads, VA
  8. Hero Kids Foundation
    The Hero Kids Foundation’s aim is to provide a multidisciplinary approach to promote and support Military & First Responders' children, together with the whole family, utilizing animal-assisted therapies along with nature-based activities.

    We strive to build hope, confidence, and self-worth.

    ​Hero Kids Foundation is dedicated to serving those who serve at home & enriching families to connect, restore, and thrive.
    1474 Copeland Road Suffolk, VA 23434
    757-598-4HKF
  9. JEB Fort Story Library
    Military families. Regularly scheduled storytimes for preschool aged children. Summer reading programs.
    864 Omaha Beach Rd. Bldg. 864 Virginia Beach, VA 23459
    (757) 422-7548
  10. JEB Little Creek – Eagle Haven Golf Course
    Military golf course. Junior golf lessons and clinics are offered.
    1500 Hewitt Dr. Bldg. 3690 Virginia Beach, VA 23459
    757-462-8526
  11. JEB Little Creek Library
    Military families. Regularly scheduled storytimes for preschool aged children. Summer reading progams.
    1481 D Street, bldg. 3016, Virginia Beach, VA 23518
    (757) 462-7691
  12. JEB Little Creek-Fort Story MWR
    Military families and DOD. Youth coed sports aged 5-16. Soccer, baseball/tee ball, basketball, cheerleading. Swimming Lessons. Pool and Water Park. Special events. Birthday Parties available. Contact information for School Liaison.
    JEB Little Creek-Fort Story Virginia Beach, VA
    (757) 422-7714
  13. Langley Eustis Military Homeschool Group
    This group is for homeschool military families stationed at Joint Base Langley Eustis or surrounding areas. This group is to be used for support, sharing of ideas, planning activities, and encouragement.
    Fort Eustis, Virginia
  14. Military Homeschool Support Group – Hampton Roads
    Supporting Military Homeschool families through the development of community, educational opportunities and events that provide valuable resources and connections to other military families who understand the journeys we take.
    Hampton Roads, VA
  15. Military Spouses & Families: Norfolk & Virginia Beach
    We made this family page to encompass all family members of military stationed (getting stationed or might be stationed) in Virginia. We also welcome retired military members and prior military members. We are mainly about sharing information and being there for each other while stationed in Virginia.
    Hampton Roads, VA
  16. NAS Oceana & Dam Neck – Youth Athletics & MWR
    Military families. Youth coed sports aged 5-16. Soccer, baseball/tee ball, basketball, cheerleading, swim lessons. Water Park. Bowling. Child Care. Birthday parties available.
    NAS Oceana, Virginia Beach VA
    (757) 444-1007
  17. NAS Oceana Sports Zone
    Military use, reservations required. Basketball, Football, Soccer, Batting Cages, Golf Simulator, Highway 66 Duck Pin Bowling, Putting Green, Billiards, Fooseball, Ski Ball, Arcade Games, Air Hockey
    Birthday party packages are available. Golf simulator instruction for youth is also available.
    Laser Ave, NAS Oceana Virginia Beach, VA
    757-433-2199
  18. Rockwell Hall – JEB Little Creek Fort Story
    Military Families: Ongoing, Tae Kwon Do classes for youth ages 4 and up. No contract required. Call for schedule and rates.
    JEBLC Rockwell Hall Gym Nider Blvd & 5th Street, Bldg 3147 Little Creek/Fort Story, Virginia Beach VA
    (757) 462-7735
  19. Sandler Center Foundation
    The Sandler Center Foundation provides provides community and education programs including educational matinee performances, free performances for military families, free sensory-friendly performances for individuals and families with special needs.
    201 Market Street Virginia Beach VA
    (757) 385-2535
  20. The COMPASS Experience
    COMPASS is a standardized Team-Mentoring program developed by spouses for spouses. COMPASS focuses on spouses new to the Navy; however, all spouses are welcome. COMPASS improves the quality of life through education, enabling spouses to understand, experience, and meet the Navy lifestyle’s challenges. With this knowledge and realistic expectations, their journeys can be successful and rewarding.
  21. The Mahogany Projek
    Holistic Counseling and Consulting Practice for kids, teens, adults and couples. As of June 2024 free mental health services are being offered to military families.

    Summer 2024 Camp: Hip-Hop & Wellness Camp through Chesapeake Parks & Recreation (https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/cityofchesapeake/activity/search/detail/28516)
    This camp is focused on physical health, personal growth, functional skill building through art, dance, workshops and love specifically created for children from the ages of seven years old to twelve years old. This camp invests in the nourishment of souls, spirits and space by providing a safe space for these beautiful beings to be seen and be themselves. This is a mixed gendered camp that will challenge the camper to explore various areas of wellness and encourage self-control, effective problem solving, healthy stress management techniques and use of effective communication skills.

    The camp will consist of week long programming that involves wellness activities to include stretching, dance, art and more. The camp will function between the hours of 9:00am and 12:00pm. Each camper will begin the week learning a choreographed hip-hop dance that they will build on through out the week and perform for their parents at the end of the week along with being provided a certificate of completion.
    Hampton Roads, VA
    757-945-4005
  22. Tidewater LEAD
    We're on a mission to equip teenagers with leadership skills and knowledge for a successful transition to adulthood. Our doors are open to all teens, whether from public school, private school, homeschool, or virtual school programs. Our programs empower student members through leadership education, mentorship, hands-on leadership experiences, workshops, conferences, competitive events, and opportunities to build essential skills and self-confidence through community connections.
    1021 Eden Way N #118 Chesapeake, VA 23320
    757-555-5555
  23. Tiny Troops Soccer®
    Military spouse owned, year-round developmental soccer program for all children ages 1-5 with Soccer Playtime sessions for 12 - 23 months, and 5 year old Advanced Skills sessions! Our sessions focus on teaching the fundamentals of soccer, as well as developing gross motor, social, and listening skills.
    Programs in Langley, & Norfolk, VA