Relocation Readiness Program

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Lewis-Main is the Number 1 requested installation, and the Joint Base Lewis-McChord ACS Relocation Readiness Program (RRP) is a comprehensive program designed to assist Soldiers and Families with transfers and relocations throughout the tour cycle. Services and programs include Citizenship and Immigration assistance, workshops, counseling and support, pre-move planning, moving, settling into a new community, and more. You can reach the RRP at 253-967-3633/3628.


Newcomers International Spouses Orientation

The Newcomers program provides a wealth of information on programs, volunteer opportunities, employment, schools, immigration, naturalization and other resources.


loan closet  

Loan Closet

Household goods have not yet arrived?  Come on in for a variety of available items. For more information, call



Other resources 

Relocation Brochure
CYSS Newcomers Slides
2012 Relocation Readiness Program Schedule
Welcome Letter
Mandatory Newcomer Letter
Out-Processing Pets Military Onesource
Getting Connected With Public Utilities
Leadership Guide to Outprocessing
Guide for Service Members with Foreign-Born F


Welcome Packets

Welcome packets are given to each Soldier during in-processing. Packets can only be mailed to installations that are located more than 50 miles away. To request a packet, call 253-967-3550.


U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service

Naturalization Test Study Materials
Revised Filing Instructions
Initial Sudanese Extension
Extension of Sudanese Status
Q&A Regarding Sudanese Extension


Soldier and Family Assistance Center

SFAC Webpage

Korea Relocation
Fact Sheet (Green Card Redisign)
USCIS News Release
Naturalization Ceremony
Q & A