The Massachusetts Inter-Service Family Assistance Committee was established on May 6, 2009 under the direction of the Office of the Secretary of Defense and supported by Governor Deval L. Patrick and The Massachusetts National Guard. The Committee is represented by all Massachusetts Military Family Directorate Components to include: Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard as well as all Reserve and National Guard Components. The Governor's Office, the former Lt. Governor's Office, and the MA Department of Veterans' Services are also represented on this Committee.


• Enhance existing Family Assistance delivery systems
• Provide assistance to both Active and Reserve Component Families from the nearest resource regardless of military affiliation
• Active and Reserve Component Family Program Directors/Managers network to identify care and service providers in all areas
• Reduce gaps and duplications in services and support efforts


• Active, Reserve and National Guard Components
• Federal, State and Local Government Agencies
• Private Non-profit Organizations
• Veteran Service Organizations
• Business Organizations and Chambers of Commerce


Massachusetts National Guard Family Program Office
Wellesley, MA
Telephone: 888-301-3103 ext # 7222