NS Newport Community
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS)
690 Peary St.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society provides programs and services for active-duty and retired Sailors, Marines and their eligible family members, including financial assistance for emergent needs such as pay problems, car repairs, PCS issues, rent, utility or mortgage assistance, household set-up, and medical or dental bills not covered by TRICARE. NMCRES assists with budget counseling and budget boot camp classes and hosts a Budget 4 Baby class where expectant parents receive “baby’s first seabag.” NMCRS loans are all interest free and the Newport office also provides cross service assistance to Army, Air Force and Coast Guard personnel.