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United States Army
Army Community Service
310 Brannon Road
Schofield Barracks, HI 96857
The Military and Family Support Center is one part of a larger network of agencies, programs, services, partnerships and individuals that supports your personal and family readiness. The larger system called the Military Family Readiness System is a web of support for you and your family. The Military and Family Support Center should be one of your first stops once you arrive at a new installation. The programs and services they offer are a key resource for you and your family.
Military and Family Support Centers provide information, education and support programs to help balance the demands of military life. Offerings include:
Military and Family Support Centers may provide other programs such as the following:
Exceptional Family Member Program
Family Advocacy Program
New Parent Support Program
Federal Voting Assistance Program
Services may vary by location and installation. Use the Search tool to find contact information for your installation Military and Family Support Center. Just enter your installation name, Zip code or state.
Family Advocacy – Family Advocacy is designed to preserve and protect the family unit. The emphasis is on the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being of family members through the development of programs that promote healthy family life and to prevent, identify and treat those families involved in incidents of spouse and child maltreatment. Classes include parenting, stress management, child development, stepfamily life, support groups and deployment issues. Victim advocacy provides supportive services, education and information to victims of domestic abuse.
Exceptional Family Member – Program objectives are to advocate resources for families with special needs and to work with families to resolve special needs issues, including resources, housing and educational and child services. The program provides support services, transition information and liaison services between families, schools and social service agencies in Hawaii.
Survivor Outreach Services – This program provides long-term support to families who have lost their active-duty soldier. The program is committed to providing local support, information and services, and to serve as a single point of contact for questions and concerns. The program provides support groups for families to help them connect and heal. Financial counseling and planning services are also available.
Army Volunteer Corps – AVC sponsors training for volunteer managers and volunteers, tracks volunteer statistics and provides general management assistance to agencies utilizing volunteers. The AVC facilitates the coordination of the Army Family Team Building and Army Family Action Plan programs.
Army Community Service Schofield Barracks is located in Building 690 on Brannon Road. Contact the ACS at DSN 315-437-4227 or commercial 808-787-4227.