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 from that of your sailor (please make sure your URL address does not include your last name either). 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.
Link to Navy Speak - Navy Terms & Acronyms: Navy Speak
All Hands Magazine's full length documentary "Making a Sailor": This video follows four recruits through Boot Camp in the spring of 2018 who were assigned to DIV 229, an integrated division, which had PIR on 05/25/2018.
Please note! Changes to this guide happened in October 2017. Tickets are now issued for all guests, and all guests must have a ticket to enter base. A separate parking pass isno longer needed to drive on to base for parking.
Please see changes to attending PIR in the PAGES column. The PAGES are located under the member icons on the right side.
Hello!! I see you found our group Moms of Daughters 2 and I want to welcome you. We are a friendly, caring, supportive group of moms who are willing to listen, share, and help each other out!! Please feel free to jump in and join our chats - we are looking forward to getting to know you and your sailor!! I see your daughter is a Depper leaving in September. We can be there with you as you begin this wonderful journey called "being a Navy Mom"!!!!!!! Again, Welcome Aboard!!!!
Qualified No Job, in other words, she has passed all the tests, physical, signed the contract, but there is no job for her at this time. It is okay, she isn't quite ready to go. Lots of sorting and moving to do and we have travel plans in April.