USS ARLINGTON (LPD 24)


Welcome to

Norfolk, Virginia

 

Norfolk Info

Information on getting to Norfolk and area information is contained on the Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Web Site.

 PCS/TDY Information

Look at your orders and determine what your accounting data is for your current location.  It is crucial for you to understand what you are entitled to depending on your  accounting code and location.  The PCS/TDY handbook link will go through each of the different  accounting codes.  If you have questions do not hesitate to contact your PSD or us to help explain.


To help make your life easier, read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page and the PCS/TDY handbook.  The FAQ page provides answers to common questions asked by newly reporting personnel.   The PCS/TDY handbook contains very important information about your pay and entitlements during a Permanent Change of Station (PCS) or Temporary Duty (TDY).   Knowing this information is critical to the well being of you and your family.   If you have any questions about any part of your orders or the pre-commissioning process, don’t hesitate to contact the Precom Detachment.

Housing and Lodging

Bachelor Housing: Combined Bachelor Quarters (CBQ) are located at Naval Base Norfolk. More information on Bachelor Housing in Norfolk can be found under the relocation tab on the

Naval Base Web Site.


Housing Welcome Center: The Navy Housing Welcome Center is the central resource for community housing.The Housing Referral Office (HRO), part of the Welcome Center, maintains up-to-date listings on available rental and sales units in the community. OPNAVINST 11101.21 directs all military personnel to report through the Housing Referral Office (HRO) prior to negotiating any agreement for community housing.  This requirement was established to assist you, on an individual basis, in locating suitable nondiscriminatory housing within a reasonable price range and to advise you in advance of those places where occupancy by military personnel is not authorized or recommended.  

Norfolk Housing Welcome Center Location

Norfolk Housing Site Office
7924 14th Street
Norfolk, VA 23505       
Building SDA-337
Telephone (757) 445-2832
(800)  628-7510
Fax (757) 445-6935 


Temporary Family/Bachelor Housing: The Housing Referral Office also maintains listings on temporary accommodations for occupancy during house-hunting trips or for brief periods (motels, trailers, efficiencies, and apartments are available for weekly or monthly rentals, including utilities).  AVAILABILITY IS LIMITED.

 

Household Goods

Directions and contact information for the FISC NORFOLK PERSONAL PROPERTY OFFICE can be found at:


FISC NORFOLK PERSONAL PROPERTY OFFICE

 

Medical/Dental

Active Duty And Dependent Care

Medical care is available at the Sewell's Point Branch Medical Clinic, Portsmouth Naval Hospital in Virginia and Gulfport Branch Medical Clinic and Keesler Air Force Base located in Biloxi, Mississippi for active duty personnel, military retirees, and their dependents. Be advised that you will be required to transfer to the TRI-CARE provider to the region governing your medical treatment centers physical location.

Dental care for active duty military personnel is available at the Sewell's Point Dental Clinic, Naval Base Norfolk.    

 

Fleet and Family Support  Center

FFSC Norfolk, Virginia provides numerous information and referral services. These include crisis intervention and after-hours Navy Relief assistance.  In addition, relocation and spouse employment assistance are also available.  The FFSC's Hours of operation are from 0800 to 1630, Monday through Friday. Telephone 1-800-FSC-LINE (372-5463) or 444-NAVY — within Hampton Roads area.  

Request a Sponsor

To request a sponsor or to get answers to more specific questions not covered in the scope of this web page contact us at  sponsor@lpd24.navy.mil