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Chaplain Assistance


The base chaplain has the unique privilege of offering counseling services to military personnel with 100% confidentiality. Military members may visit the chaplain for a variety of reasons including: relationship advice, concerns about their military obligations, work-related stress and/or spiritual guidance. The chaplain can assist in recommending and accessing other counseling services when needed. The Chaplain is always here to listen and to help.



The base chaplain provides casualty assistance, memorial and funeral services, prayers at command functions/events and conducts visits in the work space, hospital and home.

Marriage Preparation

The base chaplain is available to assist you in planning and/or officiating your wedding ceremony. Most chaplains require several weeks of marriage counseling prior to the ceremony, so you will want to contact him or her as soon as possible. Couples are entitled to celebrate their marriage at the base chapel, if desired.


For more information on any of the above programs please call the base chapel (760) 339-2454 / 2461 / 2290.

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