New to Royal Navy?

New to the Royal Navy and after some information or advice but, not sure where to look or who can help?

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Whether you are a new recruit, new military spouse, or a proud parent you're probably full of questions about what military life will be like.  This New to the Royal Navy section provides guidance across four sections addressing deployment expectation, welfare support, how to keep in touch and who to go to for further information and advice.

Deployment support

Deployments are demanding for all concerned.  Royal Navy support services are on hand to give all the help, advice, resources and guidance you need, at every stage of deployment. 


Welfare Team

RNRM Welfare is always on hand to help with the unique challenges that Service Personnel and their family and friends encounter during life in - or with - the Royal Navy or Royal Marines.

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Keeping in Touch

The Royal Navy recognises the importance of maintaining contact with your loved ones and friends when they are deployed. So whether you are a letter writer or you just want to hear their voice there is always an option to suit.

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Sports Facilities

Sport plays a very important part of life in the Royal Navy and makes a major contribution to Physical Development. Find out what facilities are available to you, wherever you are.

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Get In Touch

If you are after information then all the contact details you need are right here.

If you have a Welfare related issue you can call Royal Navy Royal Marines Welfare direct on the number below.

If you are after some information or advice then our Welfare Information Support Team are on hand to help.

Or if you prefer to use Social Media you can also post on our Facebook page, Tweet us @RNRMWelfare #RNRMW, or join the Royal Navy forum.

+44(0)2392 728777

Welfare Information Support