Additional Contact Information
How to Contact Us
- E-mail us with your comments or questions.
- Telephone Directory is available for requesting assistance from area Coast Guard Commands.
Use the CG Hq Phone Book for Offices located at the US Coast
Guard Headquarters building in Washington, D.C.
- Most veterans and their next-of-kin can obtain free copies of their
DD Form 214 (Report of Separation) through THE
- For information on the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) which is a
public access statute that allows individuals to request certain records
about activities of the government. Visit the FOIA
- For information on the Coast Guard Recreational Boating Safety Program, including Defect Notifications; US Recreational Boating Statistics; Recreational Boating Regulatory Information; and Recreational Safe Boating Course Information visit BOATING SAFETY.
- Visit the USCG AUXILIARY for information on more boating safety information or to be a part of America's Volunteer Lifesavers.
- For information regarding the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (CGA) write to:
U.S. COAST GUARD ACADEMY
Phone: 1-800-883-USCG (8724)
31 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06320-8103
For all other Academy Information:
General phone: 860-444-8500
15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06320
- For information on Coast Guard souvenirs and patches available to the
general public visit the U.S.
COAST GUARD EXCHANGE at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.
- Ships in Distress
For Maritime Search and Rescue Emergencies
please call the
For the Great Lakes, Gulf and East Coasts:
Area Command Center - (757) 398-6390
For the Hawaiian, Alaskan and Pacific
Area Command Center - (510) 437-3701