Navy Safe Harbor Foundation Services

Navy Safe Harbor Foundation aims to ensure that every service member is given an opportunity for full recovery after a serious injury by coordinating the non-medical care of seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen, and provides resources and support to their families.

Enrollment in the Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor is available to service members wounded in combat, as well as to those diagnosed with a serious illness or injured in shipboard, training and liberty accidents. Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor coordinates the non-medical care of seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen, and provides resources and support to their families.

Enrollment lasts a lifetime.

NSHF steps in to fill the gap to provide financial assistance and support to assist Sailors and Coast Guardsmen in their recovery, rehabilitation and transition:

Recognized as the gold standard of care for the world-class support it provides to each and every enrolled Sailor and Coast Guardsman, as well as their families.

NSHF Services and Accommodations:

  • Respite care for enrollees and their families
    • Financial and Legal Services
    • Travel Expenses
    • Court Costs
  • Warrior Weekends
  • Housing/Rental Support
  • Support of Transition from Recovery/Rehabilitation
  • Family Support (i.e., Christmas Gifts, Family camps)
  • Adaptive Athletics
  • Housing Modifications
  • Vehicle Modifications
  • Specialized Equipment
  • Public Awareness
  • PTSD/Combat Stress Support and Education

NSHF Purpose:

  • Focus support and services toward US Navy and Coast Guard seriously Wounded, Ill, and Injured (WII) reserve, active-duty, and medically retired population
  • Focus support to the Navy’s Safe Harbor Command enrollee population and family members.
  • Fill the gaps and provide services not available through government or community avenues.
  • Raise awareness of the needs of WII Sailors, Coastguardsmen, and their families.

Supported Population:

  • All seriously wounded, ill, or injured Sailors, Coast Guardsmen, and their families
    • OIF/OEF Casualties
    • Shipboard Accidents
    • Liberty Accidents (MVAs, motorcycle accidents)
    • Serious Medical and Psychological Conditions (cancer, severe PTSD)
  • High risk non-seriously wounded, ill, or injured Sailors, Coast Guardsmen, and their families (on a case by case basis)
  • Families in Crisis
  • Special Interest