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United States Army
3401 Santiago Road
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
Relocation assistance can provide support if you’re preparing to move or PCS. The programs and services defined below are provided by the Military and Family Support Center. In addition to the assistance program, a variety of other services may be available. Check the additional information topic to see what unique installation services are available to you.
If you are approaching a permanent change of station, or PCS, you may have questions about your upcoming move. As part of the Military and Family Support Center, the relocation assistance program provides services and resources to help make this transition as smooth as possible. Below is a listing of resources.
Programs and services may vary across the installations.
The Relocation Readiness Program is located in ACS at building 3401 room 68. Welcome packets, maps and other local information are available. Computers are available in the Family Readiness Center, also located in the Army Community Service area of the Welcome Center. The Relocation Lending Closet offers household items for 30 day loan. Each Soldier will receive a date for the Fort Wainwright Newcomers Orientation on Day One of In-Processing. For more assistance, contact us at 907-353-7908 or DSN 317-353-7908.
Installation Specific Information
The Fort Wainwright Army Community Service (ACS) Relocation Readiness Program (RRP) office sponsors a one day Newcomers Orientation the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at the Last Frontier Activity Community Center. The orientation includes subject matter experts that provide information about Fort Wainwright and the surrounding area and an information fair. This program is mandatory for all Soldiers. Your date to attend the Newcomers Orientation will be scheduled when you in process with the Military Personnel Division located in Building 3401. Spouses and DoD employees are highly encouraged to attend.
A winter orientation (Welcome to Winter) is held once a month starting in September ending in December for all Newcomers. Topics covered include: vehicle winterization, wildlife safety, How to dress, protecting your pets, and winter adventure. This orientation is a lot of fun and will prepare you for the winter months. Call the ACS at 907 353-4227 staff for dates and times of upcoming events.