Phone: (910) 432-3742
Questions on Deployment? Call 1-800-457-4636
Location: Soldier Support Center, 3rd Floor
Hours: Mon – Fri, 0800-1900
After 5 pm customers can obtain ACS information by contacting the FRG Center at 910-432-FRGC. The FRG Center is open M-F from 8 am to 7 pm. It is closed every second Wednesday from 8 am to 1200 pm for training. The FRG Center is located in the basement of the Soldier Support Center.
The Mobilization and Deployment Program provides active duty, reserve units and guard units with pre and post deployment/mobilization briefings, Family Readiness Group assistance, information and referral services, resource materials, and Operation R.E.A.D.Y. (Resources for Education About Deployment and You) training. Training modules provide practical instruction pertaining to ongoing readiness. Topics include: Understanding and Planning for Military Separation and Pre-deployment Ongoing Readiness, Coping with Separation, and Financial Planning. The materials are designed to support unit commanders in preparing service members, civilian employees, and their families for military operations.
Unit Briefings are available to prepare Soldiers and family members for deployment readiness. Requests can be made by clicking here (please give 2 weeks notice for all brief requests).
A Soldier/Family Readiness Group is a command sponsored organization of family members, volunteers, soldiers, and civilian employees belonging to a unit, that together provide an avenue of mutual support and assistance and a network of communications among the family members, the chain of command, chain of concern, and community resources. Learn more at My Army Life Too.
Operation READY (Resources for Educating About Deployment and You) is a training program for commanders and Family Readiness Group Leaders and Participants.
- ACS on line: This resourceful website provides information about deployment, reunion, finances, family, children’s workbooks and FRG. The download center allows you to research and download information that is important for you.
- Deployment Center: Materials on families, children and separations due to deployment, and activities for deployed and at-home parents.
- Army Family Team Building: Training for military families on the Army, leadership and personal development. Deployment materials in AFTB Net Trainer Resources, Level I Lesson 8 on the Military Mission.