Mississippi Military Installations - Contact Information

Listed below are Mississippi military installations and military support centers, with full contact information, that can assist you with your benefits. This applies to the entire military community including Active duty, National Guard and Reserve Service Members serving in any branch of the Armed Services in Mississippi or those who claim this state as their home of record. Contact information is also available for Veterans, Families, Retired Service members and Survivors. For additional state benefits go to the MyArmyBenefits-Mississippi Military and Veterans Benefits Fact Sheet.

Common Resources
Camp Shelby
Mississippi National Guard
U.S. Army Reserve

Common Resources

DEERS / ID Card / CAC Office
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Website: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/

DFAS Insignia

Phone: 888-332-7411
Customer Service
Self Service – Press 1
Report the Death of a Military Retiree – Press 2
Garnishments – Press 3
Pay Inquiries – Press 4
- Travel Pay – Press 4, then option #1
- Military Retired and Annuitant Pay – Press 4, then option #2
- Military Pay – Press 4, then option #3
My Pay Website Assistance - Press 5
Affordable Care Act – Press 6
Out of Service Debt - 866-912-6488
Website: https://www.dfas.mil

Retired Military & Annuitants
Phone: 800-321-1080
Website: https://www.dfas.mil/retiredmilitary/

Medical and Dental


Military Treatment Facility (MTF)
Website: https://tricare.mil/mtf?sc_database=web

Military Hospitals & Clinics

Tricare Service Center 
Tricare East
Phone: 1-800-444-5445
Website: https://www.humanamilitary.com/

Tricare Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC)
Tricare BCAC Directory: https://tricare.mil/bcacdcao/


Tricare Dental Program
Phone: 1-844-653-4061
Website: https://tricare.mil/Dental.aspx

Federal Employee Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP)
Benefeds Dental Program-For Retired Service Members
Phone: 1-877-888-3337 (1-877-888-FEDS)
Website: https://www.benefeds.com/

Army Emergency Relief
AER Headquarters
Army Emergency Relief logo

Address: 2530 Crystal Drive, Suite 13161, 13th Fl, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 866-878-6378
DSN: 329-2768
Fax: 571-389-8522
Email: https://www.armyemergencyrelief.org/contact/
Website: https://www.armyemergencyrelief.org

American Red Cross Armed Forces Emergency Services at 877-272-7337

Education Office
Ignited logo

Website:  https://www.armyignited.army.mil/

Sexual Assault DoD Safe Helpline
24/7 Helpline: 877-995-5247
Website: https://www.safehelpline.org/

Military Suicide Prevention Crisis Line
24/7 Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 x1 or Text: 838255
For Emergencies dial 988
Website: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help-now/military-crisis-line/

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DEERS / ID Card / CAC Office

NAS Meridian
Address: 740 Fletcher Road
Phone: 601-679-2302
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 102168

Columbus AFB
Address: 495 Harpe Boulevard, Building 730, Suite 153
Phone: 662-434-2626
DSN: 742-2626
Website: https://www.columbusafbliving.com/civilian-and-military-personnel/
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 101518

Kessler AFB
Address: 500 Fisher Street, Building 701, Rm 125, Biloxi
Phone: 228-376-8347
Website: https://www.keesler.af.mil/About-Us/Fact-Sheets/Article/1880734/military-personnel-section/
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 101530

Medical and Dental


Naval Branch Health Clinic Meridian

Naval Branch Health Clinic Meridian insignia

Address: 1801 Fuller Street, Meridian
Phone: 601-679-2232
Website: https://health.mil/Military-Health-Topics/Access-Cost-Quality-and-Safety/Patient-Portal-for-MHS-Quality-Patient-Safety-and-Access-Information/See-How-Were-Doing/Navy/NBHC-MERIDIAN

Tricare Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC)
Tricare BCAC Directory: https://tricare.mil/bcacdcao/

Naval Branch Health Clinic Gulfport
Address: Naval Branch Health Clinic Gulfport
Phone: 228-822-5725

Morale, Welfare & Recreation

Naval Air Station Meridian

Things To Do
Website: https://www.navymwrmeridian.com/

Community Recreation Complex / Tickets and Travel
Address: 388 Allen Road / the office is temporarily located at 313 Allen Road
Phone: 601-679-2526
Website: https://www.navymwrmeridian.com/programs/72538d4a-1b58-4c54-a8f4-c6744a9c5c98

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Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center

Camp Shelby

Information: 601-558-2000 / 601-313-1900 x3

DEERS / ID Card / CAC Office

Camp Shelby
Address: 6519 Warehouse Avenue
Phone: 601-558-2269
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 154451

Soldier and Family Assistance Center
Address: Building #1302, Jackson Avenue and 14th Street
Phone: 601-558-2404
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/installations/shelby/sfac/Pages/default.aspx

Lodging/Billeting Office - No Permanent Housing, No Family Housing on Post

Camp Shelby Billeting Office
Address: Building 2101, 21st Street
Phone: 601-558-2545 / 2540
Email: ​ ng.ms.msarng.list.camp-shelby-housing-office@army.mil
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/installations/shelby/housing/Pages/default.aspx

Cabins (not authorized for official use)
Camp Shelby Lodging

Address: Building 2101
Phone: 601-558-2500
Email: ng.ms.msarng.list.camp-shelby-housing-office@army.mil
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/installations/shelby/housing/Pages/default.aspx

Morale, Welfare & Recreation
Address: Building #3002, 30th Street
Phone: 601-558-2397
DSN: 286-2397
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/installations/shelby/ss/mwr/Pages/default.aspx

Retirement Services Office
See: Fort Rucker, Alabama
Address: Soldiers Service Center, 2218 6th Building 5700
Phone: 334-255-9124 / 9739
Email: usarmy.rucker.rso@army.mil
Website: https://home.army.mil/rucker/index.php/retirees

Sexual Harassment Assault and Response Program (SHARP)
Phone: 601-313-6356

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Mississippi National Guard

Mississippi National Guard

Information: 601-313-1900 x1
Prefix 313-XXXX = DSN: 293-XXXX 


DEERS / ID Card / CAC Office

Joint Force HQ, ID Card Section
Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6437
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 620087

Camp McCain Training Center, Grenada
Address: 3152 James H. Biddy Road, Building 101
Phone: 662-294-0071
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 170667

Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6375
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/specialstaff/sja/Pages/default.aspx

Education Services
Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 1-866-403-1289 / 601-313-6300 / 6183 / 6248
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/education/Pages/default.aspx

Soldier and Family Readiness
Family of 4 walking holding hands

Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6765
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/generalstaff/g1/outreach/familyprograms/Pages/centers.aspx

Religious Support
Phone: 601-313-6107

Retirement Services
Address: PO Box 5027, Jackson, 39296
Phone: 601-313-6383
RPAM NCO : 601-313-6803
Email: ng.ms.msarng.mbx.msng-retirementservices@army.mil

State Youth Coordinators
Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6317
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/generalstaff/g1/outreach/familyprograms/Pages/default.aspx

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response
24/7 Hotline: 601-850-6872
Phone: 601-313-6356
Victim Advocate: 601-313-6714
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/generalstaff/g1/outreach/sapr/Pages/default.aspx

Survivor Outreach Services

Survivor Outreach Service (SOS) logo

North Mississippi
Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6728 / 208-9980

South Mississippi
Address: 1410 Riverside Drive, Jackson
Phone: 601-313-6491 / 473-6318
Website: https://ms.ng.mil/resources/generalstaff/g1/outreach/sos/Pages/default.aspx

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U.S. Army Reserve

81st Readiness Division
81st Readiness Division insignia

Address:  81st Wildcat Way, Columbia, SC 29207
Website:  https://www.usar.army.mil/81stRD/

DEERS / ID Card / CAC Office412th Theater Engineer Command
Address: 1265 Porters Chapel Road, Vicksburg
Phone: 601-634-6102
Fax: 601-629-3435
Site Locator & Appointments: https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/locator
Site ID: 107642

Retirement Services Officer
81st Readiness Division
(States: AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands)
Phone: 803-751-9661 / 9698 / 9864 / 9546
DSN: 734-9661 / 9698 / 9864 / 9546
Email:  usarmy.usarc.81-rd.list.dhr-psd-rso@army.mil
Website: https://soldierforlife.army.mil/Retirement/ArmyReserve

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Services may also be available at Naval Air Station Meridian, Keesler Air Force Base (AFB), and Columbus AFB.

For additional state resource information please see the MyArmyBenefits-Mississippi Military and Veteran Benefits Fact Sheet.

Information on other military installations can be found at the 81st Readiness Division, Military Homefront Installations and Directories of Services Lookup, MyAirForceBenefits - Mississippi Resource Locator, and the Joint Services Support for the National Guard.

Additional information on the Military Health System is available at Health.mil.

Additional Housing information is available at Army Housing Online User Services and Homes.mil.

Click here for additional Survivor Outreach Services.

Document Review Date: 16 September 2022