Naval Support Activity Bethesda – Home of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Bethesda, Md. (Jun. 18, 2003) -- The main entrance of the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, which first opened February 5, 1942. Photo: US Navy, CWO Seth Rossman
ADDRESS: 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bldg 11, Bethesda, MD 20889.
MAIN BASE INFORMATION LINE: C-301-295-4000.
MAIN BASE POLICE: C-301-295-1246. Emergencies dial 911.
MAIN INSTALLATION WEBSITE: http://www.cnic.navy.mil/regions/ndw/installations/nsa_bethesda.html
MAIN BASE LOCATION: Located in Montgomery County Maryland, North West of Washington D.C., situated inside the inner loop of the beltway.
DIRECTIONS TO MAIN GATE: From I-695, the Baltimore Beltway, or from the Harbor Tunnel or Francis Scott Key Bridge: Drive south on I-95 for approximately 22 miles or on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway for approximately 20 miles to I-495 West, the Capital Beltway. Head west (right) towards Silver Spring/Bethesda for approximately 9 miles from I-95 or 12 miles from B/W Parkway traveling on the outer loop of the Beltway. Take Exit 34, Rt. 355 South, Wisconsin Ave/Rockville Pike. As exiting from the Beltway, stay in right lane and immediately bear left at light to loop under and south on Rt. 355 towards Bethesda. Cross Cedar Lane intersection at first median crossing (no light) and turn left into the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
NEAREST MAJOR CITY: Washington, D.C., one mile southeast.
NEAREST MAJOR INSTALLATION: Myer-Henderson Hall JB, 20 miles south.
AREA COST OF LIVING: Higher than the U.S. national average.
MAIN BASE POPULATION: NSAB has 12,000 active duty and civilian employees.
MAIN BASE AREA POPULATION: 60,860 in Bethesda.
BASE SOCIAL MEDIA/FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/NSABethesda
BASE SOCIAL MEDIA/TWITTER: https://twitter.com/nsabethesda
BOWLING: Bowling Center, C-301-295-2034.
FITNESS CENTER PHONE NUMBERS: Fitness Center, C-301-295-2450. Sports Complex, C-301-295-0031.
MWR PHONE NUMBER: C-301-295-0434.
MWR WEBSITE: http://www.navymwrbethesda.com/
MWR FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/MWRBethesda
MWR TWITTER: https://twitter.com/NavyMWRBethesda
THEATER ON BASE NAME AND PHONE NUMBER: Movie Room, C-301-400-1783.
THINGS TO DO: Bethesda is located just north of Washington D.C. Take the opportunity to ride one of the best public transportation systems into our nation’s capital and see the sights.
CATERING AND RENTAL PHONE NUMBERS: Warrior Cafe Catering, C-301-400-0127.
CLUBS NAMES AND PHONE NUMBERS: Below Deck, C-301-400-3402.
PLACES TO EAT: Spinz, C-301-319-8770; Daily Grind NIC, C-301-400-0127 and Daily Grind/Warrior Cafe, C-301-400-0127 are on base. Exchange Food Court offers Americas Taco Shop, Flagship Cafe, Main Street Cafe, Panda Express, Subway, Dunkin Donuts, Wendy's and William 3 Cappuccino Bar. Many restaurants are within driving distance.
BEAUTY/BARBER SHOP: C-301- 295-6387/6390. Walter Reed, C-240-743-4200.
COMMISSARY PHONE NUMBERS: Forest Glen, C-301-295-7440.
EXCHANGE GAS PHONE NUMBER: C-301-295-6129.
EXCHANGE MAIN PHONE NUMBER: C-240-743-4200.
MILITARY CLOTHING: C-301-295-1489/5454.
FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS: Navy Federal Credit Union, C-888-842-6328.
SHOPPING OFF BASE: Bethesda is one of the most renowned communities in the Greater Washington D.C. area and offers numerous retailers, arts organizations, and a thriving restaurant community.
POSTAL SERVICES: C-301-295-0162/5161.
DENTAL CLINIC: C-301-295-4339/4340
MEDICAL PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-295-4611, C-1-800-526-7101.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: CDC I, C-301-295-0167. CDC II, C-301-400-1200. 24/7 Center, C-301-319-2680.
EMERGENCY RELIEF SERVICES PHONE NUMBERS: NMCRS, C-301-295-1207.
FAMILY ADVOCACY PROGRAM PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087.
EFMP ENROLLMENT PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-295-4092/5060.
EFMP FAMILY SUPPORT PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087.
FAMILY CENTER/INFORMATION: C-301-319-4087.
NEW PARENT SUPPORT PROGRAM PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087.
SPOUSE EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND CAREERS PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087,
WIC PHONE NUMBERS: C-410-767-5300, C-1-877-463-3464.
BARRACKS/SINGLE SERVICE MEMBER HOUSING PHONE NUMBERS: Solace Hall, C-301-295-5288.
BOSS/LIBERTY PROGRAM PHONE NUMBER: Liberty Center, C-301-400-1783.
DEPLOYMENT/MOBILIZATION PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087.
ID/CAC CARD PROCESSING PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-295-0103/0127/0131.
LEGAL SERVICES JAG PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-295-6052.
LOAN CLOSET PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087.
NON-APPROPRIATED FUNDS (NAF) HUMAN RESOURCES: C-301-295-0871.
PERSONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-319-4087.
PAO PHONE NUMBER: C-301-295-5727.
PERSONNEL SUPPORT OFFICE PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DNS/FAX: C-301-295-0715/1152.
RETIREMENT SERVICES (RSO) CIV/FAX/EMAIL: C-301-400-1095, DSN-312-469-1095; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-319-4087.
TRANSPORTATION CIV/DSN/FAX: Transportation is available for patients, hospital staff and visitors from the metro station, hospital parking lots and clinics via shuttle. The hours of operation are 6:10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. There is also a NNMC- Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) shuttle which departs every half hour from Building 10 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please contact the Command Duty Office at 301-295-4611.
TRAVEL OFFICE PHONE CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-295-0605/1066.
VA FACILITIES PHONE NUMBERS: C-202-745-8000.
VICTIM ADVOCATE SERVICES PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-319-4087, SAPR 24-Hour Line, C-301-442-8225.
HOUSEHOLD GOODS/TRANSPORTATION OFFICE (INBOUND) PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-400-0231/0229.
HOUSEHOLD GOODS/TRANSPORTATION (OUTBOUND) PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-400-0231/0229.
HOUSING REFERRAL OFFICE/HOUSING PRIVATIZATION PHONE NUMBERS CIV/DSN/FAX: C-301-295-6564.
ADULT EDUCATION CENTERS PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-295-2014.
EDUCATIONAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL INTERVENTION SERVICES (EDIS) PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-295-5060.
SCHOOL LIAISON OFFICE/COMMUNITY SCHOOLS PHONE NUMBERS: C-301-295-7849.
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