Suicide Prevention Takes One Small Act to Save a Life

From U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs This week, we talked with Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Adm. Scott Swift and Fleet Master Chief Suz Whitman to discuss suicide prevention, the need to create a resilient workforce and eliminate barriers that prevent Sailors from seeking help. “September is Suicide Prevention Month, but suicide prevention is a year-round …

Hurricane Irma Safety

While it is still too early to determine what direct impacts Hurricane Irma might have on the continental United States, everyone in hurricane-prone areas should take this time to know what to do before, during and after hurricanes. Before Be informed and know your hurricane terminology Tropical depression: A system of clouds and thunderstorms with a …

Hurricane Harvey

As Hurricane Harvey reaches the Gulf coast, we want to make sure all coastal Navy personnel and their family members know what to do before, during and after the storm. If you aren’t in the storm’s path, it’s a good time to make sure you’re prepared for emergencies with tips from Ready Navy. Follow this …

Enhanced Force Protection for Navy Recruiters

By Rear Admiral Jeff Hughes Former commander, Navy Recruiting Command It has been two years since the attack on the Navy Recruiting Station and Navy Operational Support Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Over the years, the Navy has developed a robust anti-terrorism force protection (ATFP) program to support our afloat units and ashore forces on Navy …

Enhanced Force Protection for Navy Recruiters

By Rear Admiral Jeff Hughes Former commander, Navy Recruiting Command It has been two years since the attack on the Navy Recruiting Station and Navy Operational Support Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Over the years, the Navy has developed a robust anti-terrorism force protection (ATFP) program to support our afloat units and ashore forces on Navy …

Veterans of Northeast Ohio

Veterans of Northeast Ohio! I want to hear stories of success from Veterans in NEO! If you wanted the World … Continue reading “Veterans of Northeast Ohio”

Suicide Prevention: Strengthening our Navy Team Together

By Rear Adm. Ann Burkhardt Director, 21st Century Sailor Office Suicide is a tragedy that extends beyond individual Sailors. It affects divisions, commands and the entire Navy family. Each loss is one too many. While much work has been done to understand the underlying causes of suicide, it is a complex issue that confronts our society …

Suicide Prevention: Strengthening our Navy Team Together

By Rear Adm. Ann Burkhardt Director, 21st Century Sailor Office Suicide is a tragedy that extends beyond individual Sailors. It affects divisions, commands and the entire Navy family. Each loss is one too many. While much work has been done to understand the underlying causes of suicide, it is a complex issue that confronts our society …