Go to http://www.navyformoms.com/forum/topics/groups-listed-by-pir-date and click on the PIR date and then join the group to connect with others with loved ones training with your daughter. Also join, or at least check out, Boot Camp Mom's, PIR Reference Information, and New Members Stop Here. You will find lots of information and support.
(Links and group names within this reply are clickable links. To join a group, click on link and then click on "+ Join...." in the upper right when the page opens.)
This official website from the Navy contains information for recruits & families. Here you'll find the phone number/email for the Public Affairs Office, FAQs, mission statement for the Recruit Training Command, the history of the program. Here is where you will find the graduation dates for various Training Groups and the link to print your pass for parking at graduation (call PIR Pass In Review). Many, many of your questions will be answered if you study the information on this site.
Recruit Training Command - Main Page (clickable link)
The Family Guide (clickable link - pdf file) The most critical information is contained in this 3 page document. Print this, keep it handy. You will refer to it often.
Welcome Jeanette! There is an Emptynester group if you haven't already found it. I am an emptynester also. So glad you found the website. There are many veteran moms that are very helpful here.
EMPTYNESTERS (clickable link)