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WELCOME to Special Operations Command South (SOCSOUTH)!

Reporting to SOCSOUTH

When reporting for duty, personnel must report to SOCSOUTH headquarters, 29350 Coral Sea Blvd., Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., 33039.

If you need assistance, contact the following during duty hours:

Army: 786-415-2105/2104
Air Force/Air Force Reserves:   786-415-2108/2112
Navy and Marines: 786-415-2106
Army Reserve: 786-415-2111
Civilian Personnel: 786-415-2114

If you arrive after hours, plan to sign in the following duty day. Don’t worry about room and phone numbers at this point. You will be escorted by your sponsor, or a liaison, until proper clearance is obtained

If you have any sort of emergency situation prior to signing in, please call the SOCSOUTH Command Center at 786-415-6270 for assistance.

In-processing is conducted at SOCSOUTH and SOUTHCOM headquarters, although servicing personnel and finance offices may be located as far away as Tampa, Patrick Air Force Base or Jacksonville. 

The Housing Office and Family Support Center are in the Installation Services Center located on the SOUTHCOM headquarters.  The Family Service Support Center has a wealth of information on employment, schools and housing.  

A transportation officer is also available to assist you with arranging delivery of your household goods and pickup of your personal vehicle.   You may call the U.S. Coast Guard Transportation Movement Office (TMO) directly to coordinate household goods delivery. If your last name begins with the letter A-M call 305-278-6833; last names beginning with letters N-Z call 305-278-6826.

Uniforms

The duty uniform for SOCSOUTH is ACU's for Army, MCCUU's for Marine Corps, ABU's or flight suits for Air Force, and NWU's or flight suits for Navy personnel.

Sponsor Request

If you have not yet been contacted by your sponsor and desire one to help you as you prepare for your move, please contact us at the following email address: Donald.Ravenell@socso.southcom.mil

Driving Directions to Homestead Air Reserve Base

Homestead Air Reserve Base is located approximately 25 miles south of Miami and 20 miles north of the Florida Keys, between Everglades National Park on the west and Biscayne National Park on the east. The base is easily accessible via the Florida Turnpike for travelers coming from the north or south. To access the base from the Florida Turnpike take exit 5 (SW 288th Street) and travel east approximately 1 mile until you see the base. For travelers inbound via U.S. Highway 1, turn on SW 288th Street and drive east approximately 4 miles until you see the base.

Newcomers

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