LT Samuel Cho
Office: (760) 725-2612
The Chaplain and the Religious Program Specialist are ready to serve everyone. You don’t need to have the same beliefs or any religious beliefs to speak with the chaplain. They directly provide religious services and facilitate access to other religious professionals and materials. They are ready to connect you with military & civilian resources, give guidance and counseling, offer suggestions and strategies, and ensure that you are successful and focused. They care about you and your wellbeing.
Camp Pendleton Chaplains
This link provides additional base chaplain contacts and base chapel schedules (DoD website).
US NAVY Chaplain Corps
This link provides information about the US Navy Chaplain Corps (DoD website).
SECNAV INSTRUCTION 1730.9A
PRIVILEGED AND CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS TO CHAPLAINS
This link is to the SECNAV instruction that pertains to chaplain confidentiality (DoD website).
If you are having thoughts of suicide, call:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
800-273-8255 or 911