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Welcome to Joint Base Charleston 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@charleston.af.mil as we are the focal point for members PCSing to Charleston.
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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

Automated Housing Referral Network:
Local houses and apartments for rent

Base Phone Book:
Numbers to on base agencies

Chapel Services

Charleston 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.

Inprocessing at Joint Base Charleston

Joint Base Charleston Map

Joint Base Charleston Housing Management Office

Military Home Front:
A variety of essential information, base services, CDCs, lodging, HHGs, etc.

Military One Source:
24/7 resource for Airmen and families for anyting from education, relocation, parenting, etc.

Motor Vehicles:
Registration and licensing requirements

Youth Programs Center
tab628th Air Base Wing Leadership 
Commander
Deputy Commander

Chief Master Sgt. Mark Bronson
CMSgt
Mark Bronson

Command Chief
Command Master Chief Joseph Gardner
CMDCM(SW)
Joseph Gardner

Command
Master Chief


The host unit of the Joint Base is the 628th Air Base Wing. The wing has two operational groups consisting of 13 squadrons and one wing staff directorate. The air base wing's primary duties are to provide base support for approximately 80,000 personnel, including active-duty and Reserve military members, civilian government employees and contractors, military family members and retirees.
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AMC Mission & Focus

 Inside Charleston

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To call the base operator 
from CONUS dial:
843-963-1110 or
DSN: 673-1110

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To call the base operator
from overseas dial:
DSN: 312-673-1110

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