When you join a Family Network, you’ll receive important email updates on a deployment, information on social activities and get the opportunity to connect with others going through the same experience.
Terra Firma Deployed network is for those on deployment and for those experiencing a work-related separation due to a course.
|Family Network Representative:||Karissa|
|Family Network Rep|
|Facebook Group||TF Deployed Family Network|
|Family Information Form:||English, French (PDF)|
|Deployment Support Book (Ships, Helicopters, MCDVs):||English, French (PDF)|
|Other Resources:||Command Team Guide (PDF), Unit Liaison Handbook (PDF)|
Mail can be dropped off at the Fleet Mail Office, located in Dockyard, Monday to Friday between 9am and noon. If loved ones have trouble accessing Dockyard then they are asked to call the Fleet Mail Office, at 250-363-2176, once they are in the Main gate parking lot.
The Esquimalt Military is providing support to the families of military members deploying on the orca-class patrol vessels through the Patrol Craft Training Unit (PCTU):
- PCT Wolf 59
- PCT Cougar 61
- PCT Renard 58
Other patrol vessels include PCT Orca 55, PCT Raven 56, PCT Caribou 57, PCT Grizzly 60 and PCT Moose 62.
Please note the Special Mailing Instructions.
Operation UNIFIER is Canada’s contribution to support Ukrainian forces through capacity building, in coordination with the United States and other countries providing similar training assistance. There are some specific mailing instructions for that deployment:
Families qualify for free deployment respite child care when they experience a work-related separation 21 days or longer. Take advantage of this great service and give yourself a break.