What is an Ombudsman?
An ombudsman is a valuable resource and point of contact for families who have needs best cared for by another Navy spouse. The Ombudsman ...
...IS someone who will listen!
...IS a bridge between the Command, its family members and the resources of the community.
...CAN refer Navy families to various support agencies for assistance.
...ACTS as a two-way communicator, a referral agent, and interpersonal helper for family members.
The Ombudsman ...
...IS a person with home you can discuss a problem in confidence.
...PROMISES to treat the problems you discuss in a confidential and professional manner, and can make sure you are informed about services and opportunities available to you.
...IS a person the Command has instructed and trained because they CARE very much about making your life easier. The Command wants family members to have a contact person for just about any question they may have through the Navy Ombudsman Program. If we don't know the answer, we will provide you with a resource that can answer your questions.
You can email the VP-10 Ombudsman at VP10ombudsman@yahoo.com