Resources – JB Langley Eustis

Air Force Wings

JB Langley-Eustis

633d Air Base Wing
45 Nealy Ave Langley AFB, VA  23665

HEALTH CARE

TRICARE Information and news

For a full list of community health centers, visit the Health Center Program at https://findahealthcenter.hrsa.gov/​​
 
Check the US News Health directory online at https://health.usnews.com/doctors/search  to find the best doctor for your family.
 

The American Dental Association provides a list of dentists near you on their website at www.findadentist.ada.org

EDUCATION

FOR THE CHILDREN
To be enrolled in a Virginia school, a child must be at least 5 years old by September 30th.  Check with the school for other requirements. 
 
To register a child for school you should take the following to the school office: an official certified copy of the birth certificate (not a photocopy) or a sworn statement of the child’s age with an explanation of why the certified birth certificate cannot be provided; the child’s street address; and the three-part School Entrance Health Form (MCH 213F) completed by a licensed physician, nurse practitioner or physician’s assistant, indicating that the child has had a full physical exam within the past 12 months. 
 
For more information, go to the Virginia Department of Education. www.doe.virginia.gov/families/student_enrollment.shtml
 
For a list of local private schools in Virginia, visit the National Center for Education Statistics website and use the private school search tool at www.nces.ed.gov/surveys/pss/privateschoolsearch
 
​There are two school systems serving Langley AFB. Main base
housing residents attend Hampton City Schools, with 36 schools
and approximately 23,000 students. For main base there are one
elementary, one middle, and one high school serving as primary
feeder schools. The nearby Bethel Manor housing area residents
attend York County Schools, with 19 schools and approximately
13,000 students. Bethel Manor residents are serviced by two
elementary, two middle and two high schools, depending on
where you live in Bethel Manor.
 
If your child is preparing to attend college, this information on scholarships may be helpful.
 
FOR THE SERVICE MEMBER
Current servicemembers can attend college in their off-duty time and have their military branch pay the tuition.

Learn about the Military Tuition Assistance Program.
Use the Tuition Assistance (TA) DECIDE tool to help you make the best use of your tuition assistance dollars.
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​If you were or are in the military, you may be eligible for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefits. If you are a spouse or dependent, you may be eligible too.​​
 
​Online course options: edX – Founded by Harvard University and MIT, offers high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.  Whether you are interested in computer science, languages, engineering, psychology, writing, electronics, biology, or marketing.  Enroll today!

FAMILY RESOURCES

When moving to a new location, it is important to know who to call when you have an emergency or you need help. Below are some organizations you will find useful. 
 
Child Care Aware
Under the site’s “Child Care 101” tab you’ll find information related to locating quality child care, the types of child care available to you and how to evaluate the child care providers you visit.
There’s also a special section for the military child on the website covering topics such as military fee assistance, payments and provider services.
 
Helps Virginia families live safe, healthy and successful lives. It fulfills this mission by providing children, youth, families and adults care, services and treatment to thrive in their homes and communities.
 
Strives to create communities where children grow up safe from abuse, neglect and dependency, where adults are protected from domestic violence and where parents can be strengthened in their capacity to keep their family safe. 
 
Portsmouth Humane Society 757-397-6004
Handles pet adoptions, pet licensing, lost and found animals, and more.