April 24, 2019
Dear Coast Guard Family: New law that affects military spouse residency
For military spouses, residency can be a somewhat complicated matter, but thanks to the Veterans Benefits and Transition Act of 2018, they now have greater flexibility! [Open Article]
April 19, 2019
USCG releases Arctic strategy
Since the release of the Coast Guard Arctic Strategy in 2013, the renewal of global strategic competition has coincided with dramatic changes in the physical environment of the Arctic. Competition does not preclude cooperation, and the Coast Guard will always...[Open Article]
Don't miss the new Parent Guide
To compliment policy changes, there is no substitute for a well-trained and connected workforce, whose members use their experience to support and guide each other during challenging life events... [Open Article]
April 17, 2019
CG expands surge staffing to support parental leave
To support our Coast Guard families and their decision to grow, whether through pregnancy or adoption, a centrally funded pilot program to backfill gaps due to members on parental leave has been created! The RAND Women’s Retention Study and Holistic Analysis found that members weigh their decision to become parents against unit and mission needs.
March 20, 2019
Coast Guard searching for USS Tampa descendents
The Coast Guard needs your help locating and contacting descendants of the USS Tampa, which was tragically sunk during World War I with all hands lost.
Five coping skills for dealing with stress
Great leaders find ways to cope with stress.