U.S. Department of Homeland Security - United States Coast Guard Auxiliary


Get a vessel safety check
Take a boating safety class
Work with us
Member deck
Leadership
Additional boating safety information
About the Auxiliary
National Help Desk
UPDATE: CONTINUING AUXILIARY OPERATIONS DURING THE LAPSE IN APPROPRIATIONS
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 03:42:22 +0000
Vice Admiral D.B. Abel, Deputy Commandant for Operations, has issued an ALCOAST relating to Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary operations during the current lapse in appropriations. Coast Guard Auxiliary activities are addressed as follows: “Auxiliary operational activities may only be performed if it is specifically ordered by a Coast Guard order issuing authority in direct […]
 
Updates to the workforce from the Vice Commandant
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 20:26:23 +0000
Originally Posted by Jasmine Mieszala for the Coast Guard All Hands To the men and women of the Coast Guard, As you are aware, much of the government, including the Department of Homeland Security, remains unfunded, and it is not clear when this lapse in appropriations will end. In the coming days, our service will […]
 
Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Cmdr. Bill McKinstry
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 00:00:07 +0000
Originally posted by Jasmine Mieszala. Written by Buddy Dye Coast Guard Incident Management Assist Team Cmdr. Bill McKinstry, executive officer of the Coast Guard incident management assist team (CG IMAT), received the Foundation for Coast Guard History’s individual achievement award during a ceremony at the CG IMAT in Norfolk, Virgina, Dec. 10, 2018. The Foundation’s […]