The Massachusetts National Guard and the U.S. Coast Guard provide services for military families living both on and off base.
The Massachusetts National Guard
The National Guard Family Program of Massachusetts Mission statement: To establish and facilitate ongoing communication, involvement, support, and recognition between Guard Families and the Guard in a partnership that promotes the best in both.
Family Program Office Staff
The Family Program Office is available to meet your needs and those of your family. There isn’t a problem, situation, or concern that cannot be addressed by this office. You are promised complete confidentiality and professional service in a timely manner.
National Guard Family Program of Massachusetts
14 Minuteman Lane
Wellesley, MA 02481
Our business hours are:
Monday through Friday — 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday and after duty hours
Leave a message at 339-202-4800
Family/Guard Partnerships and communication:
The Family Program strengthens the partnership between the Guard and Guard Families. Involvement in the Family Program is an excellent way to educate families. Our program depends on volunteers. Youth participation is vital in achieving our Family Readiness Goal.
The Family Program keeps Families informed. The Guard’s Family Program notifies Family members about various benefits, entitlements and special services available to Guard members and their Families during times of deployment and non-deployment.
Information & Referral:
- Family Member Identification Card
- Commissary Entitlement & Exchange Privileges
- Education Benefits
- TRICARE Information
- Service Member’s Civil Relief Act
- Recreational Facilities and Military Discounts
- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserves
The US Coast Guard:
The Coast Guard provides a variety of services for its personnel including a medical clinic, dental offices and education services. More information is available at www.uscg.mil/d1/airstaCapeCod/default.asp
Morale, Well-being and Recreation (MWR):
The MWR provides a wide range of services, programs and activities to make your stay at Air Station Cape Cod enjoyable, entertaining, educational and relaxing. This MWR office houses the Human Resource Liaison for MWR Employees and the Accounting Department for MWR finances. Beach passes for the local beaches are also loaned through this office with military ID (usually Memorial Day through Labor Day).
More information about what the MWR offers is available at http://www.uscg.mil/d1/airstaCapeCod/default.asp, or by calling 508-968-6689
The Cape Cod Spouses Club:
The Cape Cod Spouses Club ’s mission is to support the morale and well being of service personnel and their families through charitable and social activities in a friendly atmosphere. More information is available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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