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Period of PURPLE Crying

Infants between two weeks and three months enter a phase known as the "Period of PURPLE Crying". Crying from 35 minutes or up to five hours is within the normal range. This is the span of time where the highest rates of non-accidental infant injury occur.

NRNW Command Fitness Leader (CFL) Course Calendar

This 40-hour course provides the basic fitness and nutrition tools necessary to design fitness programs, facilitate classes and become an ambassador of fitness and nutrition.

Pregnancy Loss Awareness Network (PLAN)

Do not silence your pregnancy loss, there is a PLAN.

FFSC YOU | Fall Job Fair

Meet and talk with 100+ Employers, Federal HR, Defense Contractors, Recruiters, Local, National and International Businesses, Energy, Scientific and Manufacturing Corporations, Law Enforcement, and the Space Industry.

Naval Base Kitsap now at HPCON-A

COVID-19 restrictions to soften as part of transition.

COVID-19 Response now at HPCON Alpha

COVID-19 restrictions to be softened as part of transition.

Parent Involvement Board Calendar

Join and network with parents and staff.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Be the best parent you can be with classes from the New Parent Support Program!

Introducing Inclement Weather Updates

Find information on inclement weather on our website.

NRNW Navy Gold Star Program Children's Grief Awareness Day

Join NRNW Navy Gold Star Program Coordinators and guest speaker Carolyn Ripper, LMFT, FFSC Child Counselor during these 60-minute conversations about what to expect when your child is grieving.

2021 iREAD Summer Program

Learn about the 2021 iREAD Summer Program and ways you can get involved in events happening this summer at Naval Base Kitsap.

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Get out, get active and join Navy Region Northwest MWR Fitness and Navy MWR Fitness by participating in the weekly fitness challenges.

Aquatic Safety Month 2021

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

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 Base Kitsap School Liaison Office.

MWR Swimming Pool Expanded Access

The Bangor MWR Aquatics Center expands use to Active Duty family members during specific hours. Reservations will be taken beginning Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020.

MWR Fitness Centers Expanded Access

Active Duty family members are authorized use of open Fitness facilities during certain hours beginning Thursday, Oct. 1. Facilities include MWR Bangor and Bremerton Fitness and Aquatic Centers and Naval Hospital Bremerton Fitness Center.

School Liaison Office Regarding Free Appropriate Public Education

Information regarding free appropriate public education (FAPE) for students with disabilities ages 3-21.

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.

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.