MCB Camp Pendleton Community
Family Readiness (FR)
FR is in Building 1795. FR provides educational resources and services to foster personal growth and enhance the readiness of Marine Corps families. The mission of FR is to enhance personal and family readiness for the service members aboard Camp Pendleton and prepare our families to successfully meet the challenges of the military lifestyle, which ultimately enhances mission readiness. For more information or to register for a class, please call 760-725-9052.
FR programs include:
Chaplain’s Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO)
CREDO is a premier, preventive, transformational program that builds supportive relationships. In a caring community, participants learn how to relate to themselves, others and God. The many programs offered include the Marriage Enrichment Retreat, the Personal Growth Retreat, Spiritual Growth, Character First, Unit Team Building, Warrior Transition and Care-for-Caregiver. For more information, call 760-725-4954.
Lifestyles Insights, Networking, Knowledge and Skills (L.I.N.K.S.)
L.I.N.K.S. provides information to all Marines and family members on the resources available and methods for meeting challenges of the military lifestyle. Sessions are available for Marines, spouses, children and teens, and parents and extended family members of Marines.
Readiness & Deployment Support
Camp Pendleton Readiness & Deployment Support Training offers assistance to units by connecting unit Family Readiness officers (FROs) and commands, assisting with family readiness issues, and delivering pre-, during and post-deployment presentations.
FR Program Training
FR program training offers services to assist commands in developing effective readiness programs while helping unit families become self-sufficient. FR program trainers offer training for command teams, FROs, command team advisers and Family Readiness assistants on their roles and responsibilities in the unit Family Readiness Program.
LifeSkills Training and Education
LifeSkills Training and Education offers various workshops in areas such as: parenting, financial management, stress and anger management, and understanding personality differences. For more information on these workshops, call 760-763-7890.
Prevention Relationship Enhancement Program (PREP)
PREP is a one-day workshop that helps couples communicate and connect more effectively. Participants learn proven techniques such as relationship risk factors, communication danger signs, safety and structure in communication, and when forgiveness isn’t easy.