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Deployment Support

Family Deployment Support

Deployment Readiness and Operation Ready Training provides continuing support to Unit Family Readiness Groups through scheduled training, resource information, and individualized training for units. To further support Family Readiness Groups, the Army Community Service Bldg. provides a meeting place for your FRG.  

Free childcare is available for FRG meetings during Deployments and is also offered when taking FRG related classes at Army Community Service.

Family Readiness Group Trainings available

  • Family Readiness Group Leader Training (Basic and Advanced)
  • Key Caller Training
  • Treasurer and Fundraising Training
  • Care Team Training
  • Trauma in the Unit
  • Newsletter Training

The Deployment Readiness Program is located in Bldg. 3401 on Santiago Ave, The Welcome Center in rooms 52 & 71 and can be reached by calling 907-353-4374/4332.

Deployment Readiness Trainings/Briefings available:

  • Pre-Deployment Briefings
  • Unit Rear Detachment Training
  • Reunion/Reintegration Training/Seminar
  • Deployment Briefings
  • BATTLEMIND for Spouses

Soldier/Family Readiness Center

The Soldier/Family Readiness Center delivers programs, training and services which promote self-reliance, resiliency, and stability during war and peace, which empowers and assists commanders and family readiness group leaders in maintaining readiness of all individuals, families and communities within the Fort Wainwright and Fairbanks community.

The Soldier/Family Readiness Coordinator is your resource for information regarding Family Readiness Groups (FRGs). Do you know what FRGs can do for you? Do you want to know who your FRG leader is? We will be able to link you up with your Battalion or Company FRG Leaders upon or prior to your arrival to Fort Wainwright. 

A variety of materials are also available to you for free. We have a great resource library for all FRG members and leaders. There is even a computer station available for use in our readiness center. For questions or information please call 907-353-4374/4332, we are located in bldg 3401, room 71.

Other areas that Family Readiness provides are:

Are you ready for the deployment, separation and reunion? We have a multitude of training materials available for free to help with your preparations, including DVDs, booklets, pamphlets, resource guides, training manuals. You can learn the importance of better communications, Special Power of Attorney, Army Emergency Relief, and so much more. For information call 907-353-4374/4332.

Associated Links

Army OneSource
Comprehensive information on all Army Community Services and QOL support.

United States Army Recruiting Command Soldier and Family Assistance Programs
Public web site for all Army recruiting command needs.

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