Coast Guard Auxiliary

Program Description


  • Membership is open to all citizens of the United States and its territories who are at least 17 years old.
  • Facility ownership (radio station, aircraft or boat ) is desirable, but not mandatory. Individuals with special skills or interests that may be useful to the Auxiliary (teaching, public affairs, administration and many others) are also welcome.
  • New members will need to complete the Auxiliary's Boating Safety and Seamanship Course, Sailing and Seamanship Course, or an equivalent test, in order to participate in some programs. Fellow Auxiliarists will help new members as mentors to help understand information about the Coast Guard and the Auxiliary, from chain of command, to special training, to proper uniforms.

Contact Info

Coast Guard Auxiliary

North Star Flotilla Headquarters
Brewer's Greenwich Bay Marina
1 Masthead Drive
Warwick, RI 02886

About Coast Guard Auxiliary

Since its creation by Congress in 1939, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary has served as the civilian, non-military component of the Coast Guard. Today, the 33,000 volunteer men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard ... MORE