Program Description

The Retired Activities Office is located in the Naval Station Newport Fleet and Family Support Center. Volunteers provide resources for retired military personnel, their families, and survivors to ensure they receive up-to-date information on retiree issues and benefits.

Services

  • Assistance to widows filing pension claims.
  • Information on TRICARE, TRICARE for life, and dental benefits.
  • Help with funeral arrangements, including making arrangements for burial at the veterans’ cemetery or obtaining grave markers for burial in private cemeteries.

Eligibility

  • All branches of the active military and retirees, their families, and survivors (anyone who is processed through Defense Finance and Accounting Service).


Contact Info

Navy Retired Activities Office

401-841-4089
Naval Station Newport
Fleet and Family Support Center
1260 Peary Street
Newport, RI 02841

About Naval Station Newport Fleet and Family Support Center

The Fleet and Family Support Center offers a wide variety of programs and services for active duty, military family members, retired military personnel and DoD civilians under the following functions: Deployment Support / Readiness; Crisis ... MORE