CHILD CARE AND YOUTH PROGRAMS
For a full list of youth services at Fort Hamilton, visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/categories/cys-services.
Child Development Center
The post’s Child Development Center provides full-time and hourly care for children 6 weeks to 5 years of age. The CDC’s caring, knowledgeable professionals plan developmentally appropriate programs that are responsive to the unique needs, abilities and interests of your children. Centers are certified by the Department of Defense and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Fees are based on total family income. For more information on the fort’s center at 412 Sterling Drive, visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/programs/c.
Middle School and Teen Programs
Middle School/Teen is a comprehensive, supervised Army program targeting youth in grades 6-12 who are generally between the ages of 12 and 18. The MST program offers supervised, fun, safe, recreational and learning opportunities that assist with the development of eligible youth outside of school hours. The program offers a wide range of positive options that promote healthy youth development and ease youth transition to adulthood. Registration with Parent Central Services in Building 412 is required. For more information on youth programs, call 718-630-4518 or visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/programs/youth.
School Support Services
School Support Services provides Army school-aged youth with educational opportunities, resources and information necessary to achieve academic success. School Support Services is home to the School Liaison Office, where school liaison officers help deliver the best educational resources and information for your children. School liaison officers specialize in education transitions, and make sure incoming and exiting families have information about local schools, graduation requirements, after-school services and programs, youth sponsorship programs and home schooling. School Support Services is at 412 Sterling Drive. For more information, call 718-630-4079 or visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/programs/school.
SKIES Unlimited stands for “School of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills” with the word “Unlimited” for the unlimited possibilities that this program provides children and youth. SKIES Unlimited offers extracurricular instructional classes for children of all ages. SKIES Unlimited is at 412 Sterling Drive. For more information, call 718-630-4805 or visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/programs/ski.
Youth sports and fitness programs provide team sports, individual sports, and fitness and health programs. Registration and annual sports physicals are required for participation. For more information, visit https://hamilton.armymwr.com/programs/youth.