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Joint Base San Antonio
The Premier Installation In The Department Of Defense
Joint Base San Antonio
Freedom of Information Act
Fraud Waste and Abuse
Small Business Program
Retiree Activities Office
JBSA History & Fact Sheets
Gate Hours & Visitor Information
JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Visitor Info
JBSA-Randolph Visitor Info
JBSA-Lackland Visitor Info
JBSA Mold Remediation
Multimedia & Public Affairs
Qualified Recycling Program
Fire Emergency Services
802d Military Personnel Flight
Fort Sam MPS
Mental and Behavioral Health Services
Military Family Support
Military & Family Readiness
Force Support Squadron (MWR)
Vogel Resiliency Center
New Parent Support Program
Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
Special Victims Counsel
JBSA Army Substance Abuse Program
JBSA Army Wellness Center Services
The Things We Carry
R2 Performance Center
Bird/Wildlife Strike Hazard Information
Security & Threat Awareness
Drone Use on JBSA
Survivor Outreach Services
Department of Defense
DOD announces six new measures to enhance well-being of military force and their families
March 23, 2023
— Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III unveiled a comprehensive plan March 22, aimed at improving the lives of the dedicated U.S. military force and their families...
Air Force to eliminate PFAS-containing foam from hangar fire suppression systems
March 3, 2023
— The Department of the Air Force is on track to be the first service to meet the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act requirement to shut down all hangar fire suppression systems that dispense Aqueous Film Forming Foam...
DOD offering additional assistance in finding employment for military spouses
November 4, 2022
— The well-being and readiness of service members is a top priority for the Defense Department, and in September, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced an action plan offering them and their families additional support. One of these includes providing assistance in finding employment for military spouses...
DOD invests extra funding in commissary benefit to help reduce prices, strengthen economic security of military families
September 27, 2022
— Service members and their families will soon see a 3% to 5% decrease in pricing on most grocery items in their commissaries as part of a Department of Defense initiative to bolster the economic security and stability of the military community...
Critical thinking in digital spaces – Social Media
September 20, 2022
— Individuals are spending an increased amount of time online these days. It is vital to exercise critical thinking in digital spaces to protect yourself and those you love. It is easy to use open source tools to aggregate data and build a profile on you...
Department of the Air Force counters insider threat risks
September 12, 2022
— Every September, all departments and federal agencies team up to raise awareness amongst the workforce to promote reporting of insider threat risks. The goal is to get employees to look out for and report risky behavior that could be indicative of potential harm to themselves, others or the organization. ...
Air Force prepares for newly approved COVID-19 vaccine: Novavax provides new option for unvaccinated Airmen, Guardians
July 21, 2022
— The Air Force will soon have the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine available after the U.S Food and Drug Administration authorized it for emergency use and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed it as another primary series option for adults ages 18 years and older...
DAF launches program to issue pregnant members free maternity uniforms
June 16, 2022
— The Department of the Air Force will soon launch the Maternity Uniform Pilot Program which will temporarily issue free maternity uniform items to pregnant Airmen and Guardians at 10 bases. Joint Base San Antonio is included in that list...
Military hospital support to FEMA, DHHS begins in five states, Navajo Nation, expands elsewhere
January 21, 2022
— At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Health and Human Services, approximately 220 military medical personnel have deployed or will deploy in 10 new teams to eight states and the Navajo Nation to support civilian healthcare workers treating COVID-19 patients...
Defense Department extends deadline to request adoption reimbursement
December 14, 2021
— The Defense Department temporarily extended the deadline for adoption reimbursement requests in certain cases. This extension is in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic...
JBSA-Randolph hosts Law Enforcement & Security Info Fair Dec. 7-8
November 19, 2021
— The Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Military and Family Readiness Center hosts a Law Enforcement & Security Info Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 7-8 as part of an employment readiness initiative with Department of Defense law enforcement and security field positions and private sector positions...
DOD, VA work hand in hand for better outcomes for veterans, officials tell Senate
November 4, 2021
— Strategic planning is the bedrock of the joint effort between the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, the undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness told a Senate committee Nov. 3...
DOD leaders address Bagram departure, noncombatant evacuation operation timing
September 30, 2021
— Following the U.S. departure from Afghanistan, some questioned the handover of Bagram Air Base. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said maintaining a presence there would not have helped the U.S. mission during the waning days of the 20-year war. ...
Texas military installations collaborate with TxDOT to strengthen economy, infrastructure
August 17, 2021
— Joint Base San Antonio officials met with local city and state representatives at the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce Aug. 16 to commemorate the passing of House Bill 3399...
Website informs civilians about DOD opportunities
August 3, 2021
— Pentagon officials have created a website to emphasize the importance of civilians in the Defense Department's workforce. The site will also serve to educate people about civilian employment and help them explore where they might find their fit within the organization. ...
Clinic doors open wide for those wanting COVID-19 vaccine
April 20, 2021
— As of April 19, just about any adult in DOD can get a COVID-19 vaccine if they want one. That includes military personnel, adult dependents, retirees and civilians...
Tenant feedback drives housing programs improvement
April 5, 2021
— Department of the Air Force housing program officials are analyzing data from the recently completed 2020 Department of Defense Annual Tenant Satisfaction Survey for trends and ways to improve the enterprise’s privatized and government-owned housing portfolio and tenant experience...
JBSA continues to develop, test electromagnetic defense, 5G technologies
March 24, 2021
— Currently, 5G communications are one of the most promising technologies being developed by tech industries, and through military test sites like the one at Joint Base San Antonio...
DOD announces new Acting Secretary of Defense, service secretaries
January 20, 2021
— At 12:01 p.m., Jan. 20, David L. Norquist assumed the duties of Acting Secretary of Defense...
Program goes virtual to help women veterans tackle healthcare
November 19, 2020
— Making the leap from the military to civilian life is downright daunting for any active duty service member — and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has added new challenges. But one program is surging forward in 2020 to tackle the issue for a particular group of veterans...