The Area Access Guide contains information about how to use your Area Access Permit for recreational use of JBLM training areas.
Army Continuing Education Services provides quality education programs and services to the service members, families, civilians, retirees and veterans of the JBLM community.
Army PCS Move is a mobile app designed to enhance the relocation experience for Soldiers, families, and Department of the Army Civilians. Those preparing for a PCS move now have access to an organized central hub of information on entitlements, types of moves, how to plan/schedule a move, claims, and important moving information related to COVID-19.
Visit this page for information about travel camps and cabins operated by the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.
The CPAC is made up of a team of human resources professionals dedicated to supporting and empowering service members, civilian employees, families, and veterans worldwide in an era of persistent conflict. The CPAC recruits, retains and sustains a high quality volunteer force through innovative and effective enterprise solutions and ensures human resources readiness of the Total Army across the full spectrum of operations.
The Defense Commissary Agency operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families in a safe and secure shopping environment.
The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation and Army and Air Force Exchange Service on JBLM operate a variety of commercial dining locations for you and your family to enjoy.
The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation provides a source of balance that ensures an environment in which service members and families can thrive, a structure that supports unit readiness in an era of persistent conflict and a foundation for building the future. MWR's mission is to provide customers with the same quality of life given to the society they have pledged to defend.
The Directorate of Personnel and Family Readiness – DPFR – is a hybrid organization that combines all programs and services typically found within Directorate of Human Resources (DHR) and Army Community Service (ACS) for the Army and Force Support Squadron (FSS) and Airman and Family Readiness Center (AFRC) for the Air Force. DPFR provides programs, services and are resources for all active-duty military and their families, retirees and DOD civilian employees.
JBLM offers multiple resources for employment opportunities on base.
The Equal Employment Opportunity program formulates, directs, and sustains a comprehensive effort to maximize human potential to ensure fair treatment for military personnel, family members, and civilians without regard to race, color, gender, religion, or national origin, and provides an environment free of unlawful discrimination and offensive behavior.
At war and in peacetime, the Exchange provides Soldiers and Airmen with the services and merchandise they need to make their lives more comfortable.
FAP helps military families recognize and prepare for the unique challenges of their lifestyle.
The Financial Readiness Program provides education, counseling and support services to assist the JBLM community with their personal finances.
This page contains information about gates on JBLM.
The Hawk Career Center on Lewis North is a one-stop shop for service members transitioning from military to civilian life, as well as military spouses and other DOD ID cardholders seeking employment readiness and support services. The facility houses the JBLM SFL-TAP Program, the DPFR Employment Readiness Program, Career Choice Financial Counseling, and information and referral services. Also on site is the WorkSource JBLM office, a partnership of state and local government agencies, colleges and non-profit organizations that offer employment services for job seekers and businesses.
The Housing Division provides accompanied and unaccompanied housing options for service members and their family stationed at JBLM.
The mission of the ID Card/DEERS section is to ensure enrollment of all eligible Department of Defense beneficiaries in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System and to provide Common Access Card issuance to service members, retirees and their family members as well as to federal civilian employees and contract employees.
Get notified about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for JBLM Alerts. This system enables JBLM to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods on base.
The Joint Personal Property Shipping Office Northwest provides traffic management services related to personal property/household goods shipments initiated by service members or DOD civilians through an online system called the Defense Personal Property System.
The U.S. Air Force Key Spouse Program is an official Air Force Unit Family Readiness Program designed to enhance readiness, personal/family resiliency, and establish a sense of Air Force community. Key Spouses are commander-appointed and serve as a vital resource to command teams in an effort to support Air Force families.
Check out MWR's map of JBLM for points of interest on the joint base.
Do you need someone to talk to? Don't hesitate to reach out to the Military & Family Life Counselors. These licensed professionals provide situational, problem-solving consultations anonymously and confidentially. MFLCs now offer telephone and video non-medical counseling in addition to face-to-face non-medical counseling.
Move.mil is the Department of Defense's official customer moving portal maintained by the United States Transportation Command. Government moves can be very complicated. The resources on move.mil can help to break this process down into smaller pieces. When in doubt, give the Joint Personal Property Shipping Office a call for the most up-to-date information.
JBLM News is your first source for news and information about the joint base.
This page contains resources for JBLM service members and their families who have pets.
Chaplains provide comprehensive religious support for the spiritual and moral needs of service members and their families, retirees and authorized civilians.
SFRGs are command-sponsored programs to help build strong families and bridge the gap between families and units.
MWR offers a plethora of recreation opportunities for the JBLM community.
This page contains information about the Visitor Control Centers and proper identification required for visitors to JBLM.
There are six Warrior Restaurants conveniently located throughout the installation. Visit the Warrior Restaurants page for a list of locations and hours of operation.
Welcome to the Pacific Northwest! As you prepare for your permanent change of station, the team at Joint Base Lewis-McChord stands ready to help you settle into your new home and get to know the area. Inside the Welcome Packet, you'll find information about: on and off-base housing, temporary lodging, counseling and education, arrival information, inprocessing, BAH rates, the Joint Personal Property Shipping Office, schools, pets, local communities, maps, FAQs, and more.