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New Campus Child Care Center to Open in May 2017

The ORS Division of Amenities and Transportation Services has announced that the new campus child care facility, the Northwest Child Care Center (NWCCC), is expected to open in May 2017. Located between the Children’s Inn and the NIH Fire Station, the center will serve 170 children from 6 weeks to 6 years of age. 

There is, and will continue to be, a wait list for spaces in the NWCCC, as well as the other NIH-sponsored child care centers. Wait list registration begins Monday, Dec. 5. To sign up for the NWCCC or any other NIH-sponsored center, visit For questions about the center or NIH programs and services for families and children, visit or call the child and family programs team at (301) 402-8180.

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