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DINING

Galley (Colmer Dining Facility)

Building 367………………………………………………………..228-871-3463

The Grill

Building 418………………………………………………………..228-871-2494

Subway

Building 174………………………………………………………..228-871-5799

EDUCATION

Navy College Program

www.navycollege.navy.mil 

Navy College offices now use a virtual service delivery model. The Navy College Program provides online access and support to sailors pursuing voluntary education at the time and place most convenient for them, using already familiar virtual tools. Visit the program’s website for information on education counseling, education and career paths, tuition assistance and more.

FAMILY SUPPORT

Fleet & Family Support Center

Building 30…………………………………………………………..228-871-3000

Email: ncbc_gulfport_ffsc@navy.mil 

www.navymwrgulfport.com 

FFSC is the cornerstone of the NCBC Gulfport family support system, helping service members and their families enhance their readiness and quality of life.

Navy Fleet & Family Support Programs are organized into three subfunctional areas: deployment readiness, career support and retention, and crisis response. Services include information and referral, individual clinical and nonclinical consultation, and educational classes and workshops.

Programs include:

  • Deployment and ombudsman support.
  • Personal and family wellness education and counseling.
  • Emergency preparedness and response.
  • Crisis intervention and response.
  • Military and personal career development.
  • Financial education and counseling.
  • Exceptional Family Member Program support.
  • Relocation assistance.
  • Transition assistance and spouse employment.
  • Navy Gold Star family support.

FFSC is the place to go when you don’t know where to go.

Child Development Center

Building 31, Snead Street…………………………………………………228-871-2323

www.navymwrgulfport.com 

Teams of caring, knowledgeable professionals plan developmentally appropriate programs that are responsive to the unique needs, abilities and interests of children. The staff fosters a sense of independence, trust and responsibility within each child through understanding and respectful interactions. Likewise, through positive relationships, the center’s programs respect and support the ideals, cultures, and values of families in their task of nurturing children and youth. Center personnel are advocates for children, families, and the child and youth professionals within its programs and surrounding communities.

Accredited by the National Association for Education of Young Children, the center is available for children 6 weeks of age to 5 years old. Hourly care is available.

Exceptional Family Member Program

This program provides special-needs families with detailed information and referral services, individualized service plans and case management from one duty station to the next. Email ncbc_gulfport_ffsc@navy.mil for more information.

School Liaison Office

Building 352,

1706 Bainbridge Ave………………………………………………………228-871-2117

www.navymwrgulfport.com 

The school liaison officer’s main objective is to serve as a link between parents, educators and the command so the military-connected child can have a smooth school transition. Other duties include creating partners in education, home-school linkage, postsecondary preparations, special education systems navigation, and serving as a subject matter expert for education-related issues.

The Gulf Coast School Guide is available on the office’s website.

Youth Centers and Programs

Youth Activities Center

Building 335, Bainbridge Avenue……………………………………….228-871-2251

Teen Center

Building 335A, Bainbridge Avenue

………………………………………………………………………………..228-822-5074

www.navymwrgulfport.com 

The youth centers at NCBC Gulfport offer a variety of programs and events that focus on character and leadership development, education and career development, health and life skills, the arts, sports, fitness and recreation. Programs include before- and after-school care, summer camp, 4-H programs, and special events like dances, pool parties, field trips, lock-ins, holiday carnivals and more.

School-age care at the Youth Activities Center is available for youth kindergarten to 12 years old who are enrolled in elementary school. The program provides before- and after-school care with educational and recreational pursuits, including arts and crafts, group games, guest speakers, special projects, volunteer projects and special events. The center is an affiliate member of the National Boys & Girls Club of America.

The Teen Center provides activities for teens ages 13 to 18 who are enrolled in school. Center programs include homework help and tutoring, the Keystone Club, archery, camping, rock climbing, paintball and more. The center’s Career Launch program prepares teens for the working world. The CIT Program gives teens the opportunity to compete for six paid positions as junior camp counselors at the summer camp program.

The Youth Sports Program covers a wide variety of sports and instructional classes for military and DOD youth 3 to 17 years old. The program features sports leagues such as flag football, basketball, roller hockey, T-ball, soccer and sand volleyball.

The Youth Sponsorship Program provides incoming youth with information and tools to help them cope with their transition to NCBC Gulfport.

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Navy Federal Credit Union

Building 448……………………………………………………………..888-842-6328

www.navyfederal.org 

This member-owned credit union provides on-base ATMs, online banking services, direct deposit, IRAs, traveler’s checks, wire transfers, loans, investment services and more.

LEGAL SERVICES

Naval Legal Service Office

Building 30………………………………………………………………228-871-2626

https://tinyurl.com/yad7h65h 

The Gulfport branch of Region Legal Service Office Southeast provides general legal assistance to military personnel, their family members and retired military personnel. Assistance is provided for powers of attorney, notary services, wills and estate planning, family law, landlord-tenant matters, consumer and financial affairs, immigration, small claims court matters and more.

RECREATION

For information about the recreational programs at NCBC Gulfport, go to www.navymwrgulfport.com.

Aquatics

Building 445, Fifth Street…………………………………………..228-871-2668

www.navymwrgulfport.com 

The fitness center’s outdoor heated pool is
25 meters with 10 lanes. The depth ranges from 4 to 6 feet. Swim lessons are offered.

Auto Skills Center

Building 397, Rodgers Avenue…………………………………….228-871-2804

Do your own automobile maintenance at the Auto Skills Center using its stalls, lifts and tools. The center offers technical assistance and tire mounting and balancing as well.

Clubs

Anchors & Eagles

Building 303, John Paul Jones Avenue ……………………………………………..228-871-4607

The Hive

Building 352……………………………………………………………………………..228-871-4009

Designated as a place of relaxation for chiefs and officers, the Anchors & Eagles club has four big-screen TVs and is manned by friendly bartenders. The Hive is an all hands club. Throw darts, shoot pool, watch a game on one of six TVs or just relax with a cold one.

Fitness Center

Building 445, Fifth Street…………………………………………………………….228-871-2668

The fitness center has an Olympic weight room, a cycling room, cardio machines and strength-training equipment, basketball and racquetball courts, two softball fields, a running track, steam rooms and saunas, fitness classes and more. The center also has information about the intramural sports program.

Liberty Center

Building 365, 5300 Second St………………………………………………………228-871-4684

The Liberty Center is the Navy’s home for positive recreational options targeted at 18- to 25-year-old single or unaccompanied service members. Day trips, computers with Wi-Fi, video game consoles, darts, and pool and pingpong tables are just some of the center’s offerings.

Movie Theater

Building 446, Marvin Shields Boulevard…………………………………………..228-871-3299

Catch new movies, 3D movies and advanced screenings at the Seabee Cinema. Concessions are available.

Outdoor Rental Center

Building 456……………………………………………………………………………228-871-2127

Community Recreation offers a variety of equipment rentals — including sports gear, party supplies, bounce houses, tools, camping gear, boats and cooking equipment. Reservations may be made up to six months in advance.

Parks and Recreational Areas

Seabee Lake and Park

Off 11th Street…………………………………………………………………………228-871-2127

Shields RV Park

Building 453, Katrina Court………………………………………………………….228-871-5435

Seabee Lake, at the northwest end of base, has everything a family needs to enjoy a day at the lake. Canoes, kayaks and life jackets are available on-site. The lake has a floating dock, a fishing pier, pavilions, picnic tables, barbecue grills, a covered playground and restroom facilities. The park area near Seabee Lake offers batting cages, a speedball and paintball course, a dog park, soccer and football fields, and plenty more.

Shields RV Park is within a mile of the beautiful beaches of the Gulf of Mexico. The Navy Getaways park has more than 100 full-hookup sites. There are also bathroom, shower and laundry facilities. For reservations, visit www.dodlodging.net.

Seabee Heritage Center

Building 446……………………………………………………………………………228-871-3619

https://tinyurl.com/y8fn3ocm 

The center’s exhibits depict the history of the Seabees, and the gift store carries a variety of Seabee swag such as challenge coins, T-shirts, flags and jewelry.

Tickets and Travel

Building 365, 5303 Second St………………………………………………………228-871-2231

Find information and get military discount tickets for regional and national attractions, including Gulf Islands Water Park, Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, New Orleans Saints games and more. Whatever travel destinations you seek, the Tickets and Travel staff can help you plan your trips with assistance with airline tickets, hotels, rental cars and more.

SHOPPING

Commissary

Building 32, 1707 CBC Second St………………………………………………….228-871-2039

www.commissaries.com 

Save your hard-earned dollars when shopping for groceries at the Gulfport commissary.

Exchange

www.mynavyexchange.com 

The Gulfport exchange wants to be your first choice for shopping. It offers a price-match program that guarantees the lowest prices in town. Hours of operation for services outside of the main exchange vary so call or visit the website for detailed information.

Main Exchange

5303 CBC Second St…………………………………………………………………228-864-6877

Shops and Services

Barbershop…………………………………………………………………………….228-871-2350

Beauty Shop…………………………………………………………………………..228-863-4820

Flower Shop…………………………………………………………………………..228-864-1514

Laundry and Dry Cleaning………………………………………………………….228-863-5078

Navy Pride Shop……………………………………………………………………..228-864-1514

Sight and Sound……………………………………………………………………..228-871-3085

Tailor Shop……………………………………………………………………………228-863-5078

Uniform Center……………………………………………………………………….228-868-6069

Western Union and UPS…………………………………………………………….228-864-1514

Mini Mart

Building 470, 470 Seventh St……………………………………………………..228-864-8565

 

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