This site is for mothers of kids in the U.S. Navy and for Moms who have questions about Navy life for their kids.
FIRST TIME HERE?
Follow these steps to get started!
Choose your Username. For the privacy and safety of you and/or your sailor, no last names are allowed, even if your last name differs. Also, please do not include your email address in your user name. Go to "Settings" above to set your Username. While there, complete your Profile so you can post and share photos and videos of your Sailor and share stories with other moms!
Join groups! Browse for groups for your PIR date, your sailor's occupational specialty, "A" school, assigned ship, homeport city, your own city or state, and a myriad of other interests. Jump in and introduce yourself! Start making friends that can last a lifetime.
"Click on OPSEC and PERSEC (Making Changes to Your Profile) and the Page will open in a new window. Read the Page and follow the directions at the bottom to make change 3 (see the words in bold) to change "Anyone" to…"
"My Son also left on the 11th. I missed his box on Friday. They should try to re-deliver today. I have been writing him everyday, even though I don't have an address to send them to yet. It seems to help me, I feel like I am talking to him."
"Your Son will be fine...So Many of the Ladies have reached out to me because I had been feeling the same way. Me and My Son are extremely close and of course him being the Baby of the Family, I pray a lot and to me I feel that comforts me and I…"
"My son left yesterday, I tried not to cry too much in front of him. I didn't want him to worry about me. We are extremely close, it has always just been the 2 of us. I have been having several crying spells too. I know he is going to be…"
"Welcome to Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones). I look forward to sharing this journey with you. Be sure to check out the Pages (found under the pictures of the Members) for information on what to expect and to help you prepare for PIR. Start with OPSEC…"
Click on OPSEC and PERSEC (Making Changes to Your Profile) and the Page will open in a new window. Read the Page and follow the directions at the bottom to make change 3 (see the words in bold) to change "Anyone" to "Members" so that this page is no longer visible to EVERYONE (Anyone) with access to the web. Don’t forget to click the “Save” button at the bottom.
There may be other changes you need to make as well, so read and consider each of the changes.
Since you have a recruit at the RTC, you can change "Waiting to leave for Boot Camp" above to “Enlisted” or “At Boot Camp now.” Either is appropriate, but if you make the change to “Enlisted” now, then you will not have to change it again.
You may also want to update your "A little about me:" section.
Your Son will be fine...So Many of the Ladies have reached out to me because I had been feeling the same way. Me and My Son are extremely close and of course him being the Baby of the Family, I pray a lot and to me I feel that comforts me and I Know my son will be just fine. As Your Son will be also. It is ok to cry.....Just think of how proud you will be when you get that call! I am so looking forward to that first call first letter. we all are beside you!