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Financial Management

A key contributor to fleet and family readiness is having a solid financial plan in place. Fleet & Family Support has a number of resources that can help you manage your money and inform you and your command about scams and policies that might affect your financial health. The negative effects of poor financial health include diminished operational readiness, loss of security clearance, decreased choice of duty locations, administrative discharge, anxiety, stress, domestic violence, and was...

Financial Management

A key contributor to fleet and family readiness is having a solid financial plan in place. Fleet & Family Support has a number of resources that can help you manage your money and inform you and your command about scams and policies that might affect your financial health. The negative effects of poor financial health include diminished operational readiness, loss of security clearance, decreased choice of duty locations, administrative discharge, anxiety, stress, domestic violence, and was...

Financial Management

A key contributor to fleet and family readiness is having a solid financial plan in place. Fleet & Family Support has a number of resources that can help you manage your money and inform you and your command about scams and policies that might affect your financial health. The negative effects of poor financial health include diminished operational readiness, loss of security clearance, decreased choice of duty locations, administrative discharge, anxiety, stress, domestic violence, and was...

Naval Radio Station Jim Creek Provides Unique Military Power & Capability

ARINGTON, Wash. -- When Naval Radio Station Jim Creek was dedicated in 1953, it was recognized as the most powerful radio station in the world. Its advanced technology and broadcast strength were displayed in magazine publications such as Popular Science and Popular Mechanics. Today it is still among only a handful of radio stations capable of providing more than one million watts of power, allowing the U.S. Navy to communicate with ships, submarines and aircraft anywhere around the world. Jim...

Military to Manufacturing (M2M)

Military to Manufacturing (M2M) is a two-day program for transitioning military members at the Fleet & Family Support Center, in conjunction with the Center for Advanced Manufacturing Puget Sound (CAMPS). M2M Career Pathways Program is an 'industry driven' process to recruit, pre-qualify, train, and provide long-term career opportunities for military veterans. Designed for transitioning military members, the program is open to retirees and family members on a space-available basis....

Stevens Pass Military Appreciation Day

Hit the slopes before the work week begins with up to 50% off of lift tickets, rentals and lessons for all Military personnel and their dependents! Let our experienced guides drive you to the pass while you relax. Must bring Military ID or Dependent ID.   Details: Sunday, December 9 7:30 am-5 pm Stevens Pass, $15/transportation Register by Friday, Dec. 7, myFFR #5518343E Questions? Call 425-304-3575 for more information or to speak with the Recreation Specialist.

Family Employment

With over half of today's military spouses working, the Family Employment Readiness Program is a valuable resource. Each Fleet & Family Support Center has a Career Resource Center equipped with computers, a printer, and a full resource library with current job postings to assist spouses and family members in finding employment. The Family Employment Readiness Program enables family members who wish to gain employment a place to come for resume review, interviewing skills, and more. Our...

School Districts

Maps & Websites for Washington State Educational Service Districts → Report Cards for Washington State School Districts → Anacortes School District - www.asd103.org Bellingham School District - www.bellinghamschools.org Burlington-Edison School District - www.be.wednet.edu Conway School District - www.conway.k12.wa.us Coupeville School District - www.coupeville.k12.wa.us La Conner School District - www.lcsd.wednet.edu Mount Vernon School District - www.mountverno...

Educational Resources

A wide variety of training opportunities exist for military members and their families. Whether you need job related training or want to pursue college credits and a degree, here are some resources to help you start on your journey. Navy College and Fleet & Family Support Program staff can also assist you with resources and information. Military Resources Navy College - The Navy College provides Sailors with opportunities to earn college degrees through a variety of options. The...

Employment Resources

Employment Websites Navy Region Northwest Fleet & Family Readiness Employment Opportunities State of Washington Employment Work Source Washington - the State of Washington's official site for online employment services. Find a job, get job search help, locate workforce services in your area, access career information and more. USAJobs.gov - is the Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information. Department of the Navy Civilian Human...

Parent Support

Becoming a parent can be joyous and stressful, and the Fleet & Family Support Center has New Parent Support (NPS) representatives ready to assist you in your new role as a parent. Whether you are a brand new parent or have children already, FFSC has something for you. FFSC staff give classes on parenting as well as have an in-home program to assist you at every level. Contact Fleet & Family Support at 425-304-3367 or ffsp.cnrnw@navy.mil. For general information and support: www.ffsp.nav...

Employment Resources

Employment Websites Snohomish County Employment Navy Region Northwest Fleet & Family Readiness Employment Opportunities State of Washington Employment Work Source Washington - the State of Washington's official site for online employment services. Find a job, get job search help, locate workforce services in your area, access career information and more. USAJobs.gov - is the Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information. Departme...

History

Welcome to Navy Getaways Pacific Beach where lodging is open to all military personnel – active duty, retired, reservist, DoD and all other federal employees. During their stay, authorized users may sponsor family members and friends as their guests. Quinault Nation Indians once entirely populated this area and supported their families by hunting sea otters and whales from ocean-going canoes. When settlers came to the Olympic Peninsula in the 1870's, the sea otters were depleted becau...

Navy Getaways

Fun, adventure and relaxation begin with Navy Getaways! Planning a family vacation? A class reunion, retirement or wedding? A weekend getaway? Our northwest locations offer the perfect accommodations to fit your vacation style! Choose from hotel rooms, cottages, deluxe cabins, rustic cabins, yurts, RV and tent camping sites. Planning a group gathering? We've got you covered as well, with group lodging and camping options. Our scenic resorts feature amenities include dining options, caterin...

Hourly Child Care

The Navy Hourly Care program is designed to support families need for short-term, intermittent child care. Hourly child care is available to eligible patrons who include, active duty military, DoD Civilian, reservists and DoD Contractors. Reserve hourly child care for: Tending to personal needs, such as lunch with friends Attending doctor visits Obtaining relief from daily stressors Tending to emergency situations Reservations can be made up to 30 days in advance. Space is limited and r...

Resources

Beyond child care, our Child & Youth Programs can also assist in connecting you with other related resources in the area. Our School Liaison Officer (SLO) serves as the central point of contact for school-related matters between NRNW Commands, military families, and local school systems. The SLO specializes in serving military students and families, and offers a wide spectrum of services. The Navy's Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) is designed to assist Sailors by addressing th...

Housing Health & Safety

Navy Housing Service Centers (HSCs) provide support with issue resolution for customers living in military, privatized and community housing. We stand ready to serve as your: Navy advocate for you and your family when housing maintenance, health or safety issues arise Independent mediator to help you and your landlord communicate when there is an issue and facilitate a mutually-agreed upon resolution Liaison to military leadership and legal offices to address issues that cannot be resolved...

Alternative Child Care Programs

Child & Youth Programs offers many options to support the military community's child care needs. To address the needs of families when Navy child care is not available, partnerships with community organizations have been formed to expand availability of child care. Child Care Aware and the Navy have several programs for eligible customers. Operation Military Child Care (OMCC) The OMCC program provides fee assistance for Families of Sailors who are deployed or attached to a ship....

Rental Partnership Program

Benefits for Military Members & Families: Reduced rents Reduced or no security deposits No application fees No disapproval based on financial credit Benefits for Management Companies & Landlords: Predictable cash flow Reduced marketing costs Reduced turnover Prequalified tenants Contact the Housing Service Center today!   The Rental Partnership Program (RPP) establishes a new relationship between the Navy and local private property owners and is designed to help...

Moving Resources

Naval Station Everett Base Guide City of Everett - provides relocation information and resources for moving to the city of Everett, WA and the surrounding area. Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce - provides relocation information and resources for moving to the cities of Marysville and Tulalip, WA. Hospitality Kits Fleet & Family Support offers Hospitality Kits. These are items that are loaned out to you while your household goods are in transit. Contact Fleet & Family Support at...

Family Violence Victim Advocacy

Long deployments, frequent moves, and the demands of mission readiness impose many stresses on military families, which sometimes leads to dating, marital and/or parent-child conflict. Concern for the welfare of Navy families and the effects of family violence on military performance prompted the establishment of the Family Advocacy Program. Fleet & Family Support Centers offer prevention, identification, treatment and follow up regarding incidents of Family Violence. All efforts are geared...

Public/Private Venture Housing

Feb. 1, 2005, Navy Family Housing in the Northwest became privatized. The Navy has formed partnerships with Hunt Military Communities to provide this service. On June 1, 2014 the Navy turned over management of The Landings (formerly Jackson Park Navy Family Housing) to Hunt as well. Visit the Hunt Military Communities website to learn more about the housing they provide. Privatization is a creative and effective solution mandated by congress for all Department of Defense (DoD) h...

Employment Resources

Employment Websites Kitsap County Employment Navy Region Northwest Fleet & Family Readiness Employment Opportunities State of Washington Employment Work Source Washington - the State of Washington's official site for online employment services. Find a job, get job search help, locate workforce services in your area, access career information and more. USAJobs.gov - is the Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information. Department...

Child Care Registration & Wait List

Navy Region Northwest Child & Youth Programs (CYP) offers developmental child care for eligible children, 6 weeks to 12 years of age, and has many options available from center-based and home care to school-age care. Child Development Centers (CDC) - Ages 6 weeks - 5 years Child Development Homes (CDH) - Ages 6 weeks - 12 years School-Age Care (SAC) - Ages 6 years - 12 years Hourly Child Care - Ages 6 weeks - 12 years MilitaryChildCare.com MilitaryChildCare.com (MCC) is a Depar...

Counseling Services

People sometimes encounter difficult situations or crises in their lives and often benefit from the professional counseling services that are available at the Fleet & Family Support Center (FFSC). Counseling contributes to personal readiness by providing the opportunity to develop emotional awareness and problem-solving skills that can reduce stress in the workplace or in personal relationships. Our Fleet & Family Support Center is staffed with highly qualified, licensed counselors who...

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