Family Assistance Centers

Family Assistance Center (FAC) Mission
The primary mission of any FAC is to provide information and referral to military family members.

Family Assistance Center (FAC) Purpose
Information and Referral
Information and assistance for ID Cards/DEERS
Assistance and information on TRICARE issues
Referral conduit for financial assistance both
  local, state, and federal
Legal information and assistance
Social and emotional support and information

The Massachusetts National Guard Family Program Office has established regional Family Assistance Centers (FACs) to support Guard families specifically during times of deployment and separation. The centers are available to support deployed Guard/Reserve and active component family members. Family Assistance Centers serve as the point of contact for help with any type of problem you or your family may have. Trained family program staff is available to assist you in solving your problems or direct you to the appropriate program or agency.

The FACs can provide:
Financial Emergency Assistance
Information, Referral and Follow Up
Identification Cards and DEERS Enrollment Information
Chaplain Assistance
Medical Referrals
Legal Assistance
Social Services
Family Readiness Groups

The following sites are currently operational:

Taunton Armory:

Taunton , MA 02780
508-823-0891 Fax# 508-823-0892

Mobile/ Taunton:


Springfield Armory:

Springfield , MA 01109
888-301-3103 ext. 7950 Fax# 508-233-7955

Worcester Armory:

Worcester , MA 01605
508--753-3164 Fax# 508-753-3165

Reading Armory:

Reading , MA 01867
888-301-3103 ext. 7444 Fax# 508-233-7441

Wellesley Armory:

Wellesley , MA 02481
888-301-3103 ext. 7221 Fax# 508-233-7232

Milford Armory:

Milford , MA   01757
888-301-3103 ext 7358 Fax# 508-233-6774

104th Fighter Wing

104th FW Family Program Office
Barnes Air National Guard Base
Westfield, MA 01085
413-568-9151 ext# 1183 Fax# 413-572-1515

102nd Fighter Wing

102nd FW Family Program Office
Otis Air National Guard Base
Otis ANG Base , MA 02542-1330
508-968-4855 Fax# 508-968-4846

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