The Army Family and Morale, Welfare, and Recreation program is a quality-of-life program that directly supports readiness by providing a variety of community, soldier and family support activities and services. MWR offers worldwide support through a comprehensive network of programs and services at each installation — from family, child and youth programs to recreation, sports, entertainment, travel and leisure activities. The mission of MWR is to serve the needs, interests and responsibilities of all people in the Army community for as long as they are associated with the Army, no matter where they are located.
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No matter where you serve or live, free and confidential help is available.
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- Casualty & Mortuary Affairs
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- Commissary, Military Exchange & Lodging
- Family Advocacy Program
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- Military Funeral Honors
- Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR)
- Office of Special Needs
- Personnel Accountability & Evacuations Operations
- Spouse Education & Career Opportunities
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How this benefit helps
Army Family and MWR helps soldiers and their families by providing a variety of programs and support services. Home life programs within Army Family MWR include services that address spouse employment, financial readiness, family advocacy, exceptional family members and deployment readiness. The Army Family and MWR recreation programs provide an opportunity to relax and spend time with your family.
Army MWR can save you money on your next vacation.
When it’s time to take a vacation, Army Family and MWR is ready to help make it the best getaway ever.
Army MWR is a great way to spend time with family without breaking the bank.
Army MWR’s numerous recreational opportunities — from arts and crafts to sport leagues — mean there is an activity for everyone. And with many of the activities being at no cost or very little cost to eligible patrons, families can spend time together in the outdoors without spending a whole lot of money.
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