Welcome to Joint Base Charleston


Congratulations on your assignment to Joint Base Charleston! In order to help make your move a little smoother, please see some of the links below for basic newcomer information.

For relocation assistance or assistance with obtaining a sponsor, please contact the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 843-963-4406 or 628fss.fsfr@us.af.mil (for Air Force) or the Fleet and Family Support Center at 843-794-7480 or 628fss.fsfr.fleetandfamilyreadiness@us.af.mil (for Navy).

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Helpful Links

Basic Housing Allowance Rate Calculator


628th Medical Group:

(Essential phone numbers for clinics within the 628th Medical Group)


628th Force Support Squadron:

(Outdoor activities, recreational opportunities, sporting events, etc.)


Airman and Family Readiness Center


Fleet and Family Readiness Center



Department of Defense Housing Tool

(Local houses and apartments for rent)


Base Phone Book:

(Numbers to on base agencies)


Chapel Services


Air Base Charleston Child Development Center


Weapons Station Child Development Center


Charleston Area Schools

(A guide to local area school districts)


Household Goods:

(Information on shipping and receiving household goods.)


Information on the local area:

(Local schools, crime reports, community details, etc.)


Military One Source:

(24/7 resource for Airmen, Sailors, Soldiers, Marines and families for anything from education, relocation, parenting, etc.)


Motor Vehicles:

(Registration and licensing requirements)


Veterinary Clinic:

(On the Air Base to provide care for your pets)


Air Base Youth Programs Center


Weapons Stations Youth Programs Center

Inprocessing at the Air Base
Your first stop upon arriving on Joint Base Charleston will be The Inns of Charleston, Building 362, which is the 24-hr arrival point for AF personnel. Once you have checked in, they will assist you in contacting your sponsor or the Commander’s Support Staff for your unit. For additional relocation services, contact the Airman & Family Readiness Center in Building 500 at (843) 963-4406 or DSN 673-4406.
Inprocessing at the Weapons Station
Please contact your command for specific reporting instructions. If you need to contact an Ombudsman, call the Fleet & Family Support Center at 843-794-7480.
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