program training sessions have been set for the next few months for
members of the Fort McCoy community.
Ann Wermer (standing) answers
questions about the Fort McCoy sponsorship program. (Photo
by Rob Schuette)
one-hour sessions will be held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Feb. 17, May 19,
Aug. 18 and Nov. 17 at the Army Community Service (ACS) Center at 2111
South 8th Ave.
is a commanderís program that assists Soldiers, civilian employees
and families during the permanent change of station or reassignment
Wermer, ACS Relocation Readiness program manager, said the sponsorship
program also provides assistance to families geographically separated
from their deployed sponsors to help them fulfill duty requirements
through rear detachment sponsorship.
Herman, ACS Deployment Readiness program manager, will conduct
quarterly Rear Detachment Commander Training in March, June, and
sponsorship program also helps improve unit or organization cohesion
topics covered during the training sessions include: regulations and
forms, program entitlements, types of sponsorship, sponsor
responsibilities and command responsibilities.
more information, call ACS at (608) 388-3505. Registration for the
training is requested no later than one week before a session begins.
also may schedule a unit training session by completing the training
request form at the ACS Schoolhouse, which is located at the Web site http://www.mccoymwr.com/ACS/Training.htm,
six weeks prior to the training.
information about the sponsorship program also is available at the Web
site http://www.mccoymwr.com, by
clicking on ACS Schoolhouse, and sponsorship.