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Take the FFSP Customer Engagement Survey for your chance to win!

This survey takes only a few minutes and provides FFSP with the opportunity to adapt our classes, webinars, and services to better meet your needs.

Naval Station Everett's Fitness and Sports facilities reopen to MWR patrons Monday, April 19

Naval Station Everett's Seismos Fitness Center, Tsunami Pool and base softball fields reopen on Monday, April 19.

Leave No Trace Video Series

Seven Principles in Seven Days - Explore the outdoors without leaving a trace.

May is Aquatic Safety Month

Take time this month to learn about how to keep your family safe in, on, and around the water.

Things to do with your family to celebrate Month of the Military Child

April is the Month of the Military Child, and it’s to recognize the important role children play in our military community.

Military Personnel Housing Survey

The Military Personnel Housing Survey runs Friday, March 26 through Friday, May 7.

2021 UH Tenant Satisfaction Survey

The Department of Defense (DoD) will soon undertake its annual housing satisfaction survey for unaccompanied housing residents.

The Sailor's Choice Marina is now open

The renovations on Naval Station Everett’s Sailor's Choice Marina are complete and it is now open with slips available for rent.

Welcome Home USS Nimitz!

Welcome home USS Nimitz. The sacrifices you and your family have made through this deployment are undeniably selfless and brave. Now it’s our turn to support you and your family as you transition back to shore.

School Liaison Winter News

STOMP webinar, CYP Youth Sponsorship Program, Deployment Support for Children and much more inside this edition!

Proactive Parenting for the Win!

Join us for a 6-month virtual education series to address common parenting and child mental health concerns.

UPDATES: PPV Housing Tenant Satisfaction Survey

The survey is your chance as a resident to provide your valuable feedback to help improve the resident experience and be entered into a drawing for a $100-$250 gift card!

PPV Housing Tenant Satisfaction Survey

The Department of Defense (DoD), working with each of the Military Departments, will soon undertake its annual housing satisfaction survey.

Renter's Insurance

Recent cases of residents being held financially responsible for damage they cause to PPV units have highlighted the importance of having renters insurance AND having sufficient coverage under your policy.

Fall News from the School Liaison Office

See great information from the Naval Station Everett School Liaison Office.

New Lifecycle (L) Funds

Beginning July 1, 2020, new Lifecycle (L) Funds will be available to the Thrift Savings Program (TSP) participants.

Making a SPLASH in swim safety

6 Key tips in ensuring the safety of your child when using the aquatic facility.

TSP COVID-19 Programs

New temporary TSP withdrawal and loan programs authorized by the CARES Act to be implemented this summer in response to COVID-19.

Public/Private Venture Housing

View the memo from the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment for tenants in privatized housing.

Military Spouse Licensure Reimbursement extension

Navy Personnel Command has extended spouse licensure reimbursement application deadline. The deadline for applications has been extended in response to issues caused by COVID-19.

Be Prepared - Save Today for a Financial Disaster Tomorrow

Whether it is a natural disaster, an unforeseen medical expense or an unexpected home or car repair, you never know when you will face an emergency. The best plan for emergency expenses is to start saving for them today.

5 Steps to Manage Relationship Conflict

Learn to manage conflict and build stronger, healthier relationships by taking these 5 steps.

Promoting wellness and resiliency with the Every Sailor, Every Day blog

Promoting wellness and stress navigation through NavyNavStress, the official blog of the Navy Operational Stress Control.

Breathing to Reduce Stress Podcast

Feeling stressed out? This Fleet and Family Support Center podcast on breathing can help reduce your stress level.

Fact vs. Fiction Vitamin D and COVID-19

While vitamin D has immune-enhancing properties, its value in reducing symptoms in individuals with COVID-19 infection remain unclear, due to an absence of clinical studies. However, achieving and maintaining optimal vitamin D status is sensible and desirable for a number of health and performance outcomes.

Adventure Drive-Thru Safari

Family fun at the Adventure Drive-Thru Safari

Navy Getaways Jim Creek: A Northwest Family Tradition

Navy Getaways Jim Creek continues to raise the bar on exceptional hospitality. Over the last five years, this Navy-operated recreation facility, nestled in the foothills of the North Cascades, has become a staple attraction in the Pacific Northwest, drawing thousands of visitors annually. We asked two veteran Jim Creek families to tell us more about what keeps them coming back time and time again.

8 Steps for Smooth School Moves

School is out! An exciting time when most kids are thinking about sleeping in and spending their days at the pool. However, for some military kids they are gearing up for yet another move and starting a new school. In fact, military children move between six and nine times during their educational careers from kindergarten through high school. Whether you are coming from overseas or across the country, or just the next state over, moving can be stressful. Here are 8 tips to ease the school transition.

Advanced School Enrollment in Washington State

On April 19, Governor Jay Inslee signed SHB 1210, the School Enrollment - Nonresident Children from Military Families Bill. This bill allows school districts to accept applications for advanced enrollment from students of military families enrolling in Washington's public schools prior to their arrival in the state. This new law went into effect on July 29, 2019. If you have questions about advanced enrollment, contact us today.

MyNavy Family App Focuses on Stronger Families and Fleet

Navy families navigating military life can now find support by downloading the MyNavy Family application which was released in the days leading up to Military Spouse Appreciation Day, May 10. The free app can be found in the Navy App Locker,

Remote Snohomish County base guards military secrets – and much more

Nestled in the foothills of the Cascades, it's about the last place you'd expect to find a Navy base. But that's exactly what Naval Radio Station Jim Creek is.

Everyone is Climbing Their Own Mountain

At 0400 Monday, on May 7th, my alarm rang, but it didn’t matter because I was already awake as anxiety coursed throughout my already dehydrated body. I was shivering as a result of the cold air and ripe nerves (although I could not tell which one was worse) as I donned my hiking gear, cold weather boots, and choked down a bowl of oatmeal to climb Mt.St. Helens with our MWR group.

Naval Radio Station Jim Creek Provides Unique Military Power & Capability

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.

Be Aware of ID Requirements at Jim Creek and on Naval Station Everett

Security at Jim Creek and on Naval Station Everett requires that 2 forms of ID are presented for sponsored patrons who do not have an enhanced WA Driver's License.

Jim Creek Old Growth Forest Protects Ancient Legacy

"This project is a shining example of the DOD's concern for our nation's natural ecosystems," said Thomas Dildine, Environmental Program Director at Naval Station Everett.