Camarena Military Families

We understand that military families face unique challenges related to school enrollment, transfers, placement, and graduation due to frequent relocating in service to our country. To ensure that our military families have the support they need, the schools with the highest enrollment of military-connected students have access to Military Family Life Counselors to help guide them and connect them to various resources available to them.

Camarena’s Military Family Life Counselor:

Sienna Ambrose

(619) 214-2143

District School Liaison:

Chanin Massaglia

[email protected]

For more information, please visit the Military Families page on the district website.

Key Resources (Information and Referral Agencies)

Our Military Family Life counselor is Sienna Ambrose at 619-214-2143.

Zero to Three

Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) — FFSC provides Information and Referral, Relocation, Deployment, Career Services, Counseling, Personal Financial Management, and more. Call: 866-923-6478 to book an appointment with an FFSC Consultant or visit the following page for more information:

Marine and Family Programs Information and Referral — Providing Information and referral resources. Call 619-524-5732, email [email protected] or visit the Personal and Professional Development Bldg 14 MCRD. 

211 — By calling 2-1-1, your needs are assessed and then connected to the best and closest resource in your community. Assistance is confidential and offered in more than 200 languages and dialects. Visit for more information.

Web Link & Resources

Additional Resources (Chaplain’s office, Tricare, Safety Resources)

Chaplain’s Office — Information worship services at base chapels, spiritual workshops, religious services, resource referrals, counseling, and additional support. For more information call 855-628-9311 or visit Navy 311:

Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) — Call 619-532-7636 to access nutrition support and 619-532-6846 for classes including Boot Camp for New Dads, Mom’s Survival Training, Preparing for New Siblings, and more.

TRICARE — Call 877-988-9378 or visit< for medical care concerns or for enrollment questions.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration — Visit for more information about vehicle safety features, car seats, and how to keep your kids safe in and around vehicles.

Consumer Product Safety Commission — For information on recalls, safety guidelines and research regarding children’s products visit: 

Counseling for Families, Relationships, or Marriages Contact — Military One Source, call 1-800-342-9647.

Family Advocacy Program —

National Domestic Violence Hotline — Call 24/7 at 1-800-799-7233 or visit

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