The ACS Relocation Readiness Program
(RRP) helps ease the relocation process by providing resources and
information to minimize stress and anxiety associated with moving.
Relocation Readiness aims to make the right connections for services to support a positive
transition; before the move during the move and after the move.
The Family Relocation Checklist
Information about military installations worldwide can be found through the Department of Defense web site, Military HOMEFRONT http://www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil. Plan My Move provides a personalized checklist for organizing PCS move details to make the transition easier.
The Fort Myer Military Community RRP can
provide personalized relocation assistance to incoming military and
civilian personnel. The RRP
also helps to reduce the stress of moving by offering additional
services, such as the Lending Closet, welcome packets, services to
Waiting Families of deployed Soldiers and multicultural services
designed to assist foreign-born spouses of military personnel.
You can reach the office by
calling 1-800-477-9571 or DSN 426-0026 or email
Services provided by the JBM-HH Relocation Readiness Program:
Assistance is available for Families PCSing to or from the Fort Myer
Military Community in the form of basic household items such as: pots
and pans, dishes, car seats, high chairs, sleeping mats, etc.
Items can be loaned for a designated period of time while
Families wait for the shipment of their household goods.
Welcome Packets: Information
about the installation and surrounding areas is provided to help
familiarize personnel with their new assignment.
Please ask your sponsor to
forward a welcome packet or e-mail us for an electronic packet.
is a centralized in-processing program. Start Right is held Bldg 230 on Forrest Circle. Soldiers should bring the
following documents to Start Right: 5 Copies of Orders, 3 Copies of Advance Travel Pay, Copy of Lease or Mortgage,
Termination of Government Quarters, DA Form 31 (Leave Form), Receipts for all travel expenses, DA Form 4187
(Separate Rations), Marriage Certification/Divorce Decree. For more information, please call 703-696-0296/0172.
ACS provides unit and individual sponsorship training quarterly and
upon request. Incoming Soldiers requesting a sponsor should
contact their gaining unit. If you would like information on sponsorship email firstname.lastname@example.org
Outbound Personnel Resource Page is
designed to help make your move departing from the FMMC a positive
services: Army Community Service
offers programs and resources that are exclusively designed for
foreign-born spouses of military service members, based on specific
needs. Programs may include:
1) English as a Second Language
(ESL) Classes are offered throughout the local community.
Contact the ACS office for current class schedules.
2) A Foreign-Born Spouses Group, an interactive group focusing on everyday life in the United States and a chance to share
your culture with others.
Citizenship and Naturalization assistance
information classes are offered to Soldiers and Family members who are
preparing to become U.S. Citizens.
For more information about Citizenship, contact ACS or go to