North Chicago, IL 60088, USA


Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide


Quarterdeck of the Navy

Naval Station Great Lakes is a large and busy place. More than 20,000 military and civilian personnel work, train and live here. Our training commands and schools proudly graduate thousands of recruits and Sailors every year.


You may well wonder how the Navy’s largest training facility, and only boot camp, ended up in Illinois.

Fleet & Family Readiness

The Fleet and Family Support Program (FFSP) provides unified, customer-focused, consistent and efficient programs and services to support sustained mission and Navy readiness.

Federal Health Care Center

Serving the medical needs of active duty military, veterans and TRICARE beneficiaries, the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC) is a unique network of facilities in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin that offers state-of-the-art medical care to its patients.

Tenant Organizations

Building 1

(847) 688-4286



Arlington Heights reflects and honors its veterans

Story by SPC David Lietz on 05/31/2016

Greg Padovani, Chairman of the Veterans Memorial Committee of Arlington Heights, estimated 3,000 participants in the parade.

Low Altitude Air Defense Marines tour Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Camp Komakado

Story by Cpl Janessa Pon on 01/19/2016

The visit strengthened the relationship between Marines and members of the JGSDF by allowing the service members to explore static displays of anti-aircraft defense equipment and vehicles, discuss training and tactical procedures, and eat meals together.

Kearsarge visits Muscat, Oman

Story by PO2 Aren Everett on 01/19/2016

The liberty visit gave Sailors and Marines a chance to relax and experience the rich heritage of Oman.

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