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Ship 5 Moms(Formerly Ship 17)


Ship 5 Moms(Formerly Ship 17)

For loved ones and graduates of Ship 5(17) no critics!This is a haven for the above, not for those seeking to attack those in need of support! PLEASE READ THRU MASTHEAD. MANY QUESTIONS ANSWERED HERE!

Members: 661
Latest Activity: Feb 2


LEGAL 847-688-4949 hit 1 at first prompt, 7 at 2nd.
***Have recruit sign WAIVER so they can speak to you about their case. The hours in Legal are 9 am to 5 pm Central Time. This is only if they are being separated and have been transfered to Ship 5.
If they are being separated on medical issue, have them sign HIPPA release so you can talk about the medical issues too.
Medical 847-688-6755
ADDRESSES FOR ALL SHIPS add division number.
Ship 5
3610 Illinois Street
Great Lakes, IL 60088-3118
PUBLIC AFFAIRS 847-688-2405 if no word from recruit they will have them call back!!
TRANSPORTATION ;Once your recruit has a date going home a civilian handles the actual arrangements His number is 847-688-2767 ext 112, Most recent update is this person only hands over the paper work to the travel office which handles the travel arrangements.Have recruit call when he gets to that point to firm up the arrangements.
Contact your CONGRESSMAN if your recruit is getting a raw deal, it does wonders.
Recruit Training Command Ombudsman
(ombudsman assists with problems recruit s family is experiencing)
Ombudsman info
Great Lakes, Illinois 60088-2845
DSN: 792-3603 ext. 100
PHONE: 847-688-3603 ext 100
This one has specific numbers too
NORTH CHICAGO VA HOSPITAL NAVY LIASON; for hospitalized recruits
1-847-688-1900 ext.85438 or 85441
write to
5722 Integrity Drive
Bldg 768
Millington, Tenn 38054
Phone; 800-522-3451 Mon thru Fri 8am to 4 pm
GreatLakes Web page
go to Great Lakes Directory on that page for phone numbers not listed here
RED CROSS ASSISTANCE FOR CONTACTING MILITARY IN FAMILY EMERGENCY,1082,0_476_,00.html Refer to this page re Red Cross Assistance Phone number; 877-2727337
TAMP (Transitional Assistance Management Program) is a program that offers TriCare standard benefits to separated service members (and their dependents) for 180 days after separation. The coverage begins the day following separation, and you can then go to CHCBP (Continued Health Care Benefit Program- similar to COBRA at $933/quarter for service member, $1900 for family), The separated service member has to call and activate the TAMP benefits. That's it- just a phone call. The service member had to have served for than 30 days and the cause for separation has to be no fault of their own (like a medical condition). DEFINITELY worth looking into! Here's the info:
Here's the link for info about the CHCBP, as well:



This contains all the codes and authorities complete with detailed explanations. It explains every block and every code on a DD-214.


Medical Standards for Appointment, Enlistment, or Induction in the Military Services

  Department of Defense INSTRUCTION NUMBER 6130.03


Criteria and Procedure Requirements for Physical Standards for Appointment, Enlistment, or Induction in the Armed Forces

  Department of Defense INSTRUCTION NUMBER 6130.4

Discussion Forum

New to SEPS

Started by Navygfmom Feb 2. 0 Replies

s/o getting seperated and his PIR was 1/8/16

Started by kmsSO901. Last reply by kmsSO901 Dec 21, 2015. 2 Replies

Seps for knee injury.

Started by Brittbrat850 Oct 5, 2015. 0 Replies

Appealing Sep

Started by Deebs. Last reply by pooks9661 Sep 27, 2015. 8 Replies

SEPS--not the journey we expected

Started by A11rightythen. Last reply by JeepJKPearl Aug 2, 2015. 6 Replies

Daughter moved to Ship 5

Started by Phoenix Mom. Last reply by Phoenix Mom Jul 29, 2015. 3 Replies

Son in Ship 5 - ADHD

Started by Tonya. Last reply by Kim Jul 29, 2015. 15 Replies

What next? New to all this

Started by Notsonavymom78. Last reply by JeepJKPearl Jul 27, 2015. 1 Reply


Started by JeepJKPearl. Last reply by JeepJKPearl Jul 24, 2015. 2 Replies

Ship 05 July 2015

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Updated: Do Appeals get Granted?

Started by lauren*nikosmom. Last reply by ⚓️NavyNukeWife Jul 5, 2015. 30 Replies

my daughter sent to ship 5

Started by serenasmom. Last reply by HulaMom Apr 3, 2015. 8 Replies

W2s for seps

Started by mom221Navy (Ship 13 Div 163). Last reply by xsubman Feb 10, 2015. 1 Reply

My daughter went to Ship 5 today!

Started by donna. Last reply by Heidimom Feb 3, 2015. 4 Replies

Address for Letters?

Started by smalltowniowamom. Last reply by jamesjr1mom Aug 25, 2014. 6 Replies

Sent to Ship 5 Yesterday (6/5/14)

Started by SPC Nuke Husband (SHIP 5 SEPS). Last reply by SPC Nuke Husband (SHIP 5 SEPS) Jun 16, 2014. 3 Replies

day to day on Ship 5

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Comment by NavyMomYve on September 6, 2013 at 10:26pm
@heymomlpn thank u so much I appreciate it prayers to u n ur son just want to hold my baby girl :(
Comment by NavyMomYve on September 6, 2013 at 6:57pm
@heymomlpn can u give me the correct address so I can write to her she said she mail me a letter with the right address but I don't want to wait til that letter I want to send her letter now thank u
Comment by NavyMomYve on September 6, 2013 at 5:45pm
Thank you heymomlpn I'm trying so hard to b strong for her but its so hard when u hear u baby girls voice being sad
Comment by NavyMomYve on September 5, 2013 at 5:46pm
I'm so hurt that I can't b there for my baby girl she was sent to Ship 5 yesterday due to her back she was crying cause she really wants to b there and become a sailor she feels alone and confused :( she never went to doctors for any back problems when she was home so she don't understand how this came about she pass her physicals in Meps it's all so confusing any tips will help
Comment by LoriM on September 3, 2013 at 10:39am

Broxy,, was wondering if you heard anything on when your recruit will come home?  Been praying for all.

Comment by LoriM on August 31, 2013 at 10:47am

Broxy,,,those who get a bus ride home are RE4-fraud,,could med info left out and whatever,, recruits that don't have ID or those who live close.  So there are a few reasons.

Comment by Broxy on August 31, 2013 at 12:36am
Hi, I was wondering do they make everyone in SEPS take a bus home?
Comment by Sandra Washington on August 24, 2013 at 5:22pm

Hello Everyone, Its been a while since I been on. I have great new, My daughter is coming home next week! Thank you all for the support that you gave me.  Prayer works and encouraging your Recruits is very important. The more sane you are, It really gives your recruit the strength. Cause no matter what they are faced with challenges in there. Things that we dont have a clue they are facing.

Comment by diannep on August 24, 2013 at 10:12am

AMEN, LoriM!  I so agree!  We are proud of all of them for their enlistment!

Comment by LoriM on August 24, 2013 at 10:02am

Please tell your sons/daughters it is not the length they stayed,, it is the fact they gave the USA a blank check of their life to cash on our behalf no matter the outcome..  Thank them from the bottom of my heart for their service and loyalty to our beautiful country!


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