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MilitaryINSTALLATIONS This resource provides contact information for programs and services, maps and directions, links to comprehensive location overviews, and community points of interest for military installations worldwide.

MWR Recreation and Career Opportunities Brochure This colorful brochure describes the exciting career opportunities available within the Armed Forces MWR programs. Individuals interested in working in military recreation, but who don't know how to find employment opportunities, will find a description of the MWR program for each of the military Services, a short description and web site information on employment, intern and management trainee opportunities. is part of a one-stop website providing campground / tour reservation services and trip planning information for federal recreation sites. As part of the Recreation One-Stop E-Government initiative, the site consolidated,, and into a single point of access for information on thousands of federal recreation opportunities.

"Guide to Standards for National Accreditation of Military Operations" The revised standards have been released by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA). Since the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) department on every installation is a park and recreation agency, the revised military edition has been reviewed by the DoD to provide enhanced clarity and focus to the accreditation process for military recreation.

National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA) The NRPA serves as the advocate for parks, recreation, and environmental conservatism by promoting public awareness and support for recreation/park and leisure services; facilitating development, maintenance, expansion, and improvement of public policy that supports recreation/parks and leisure services; enhancing the professionalism of recreation and tourism professionals; and promoting the development and dissemination of recreation/park and leisure services information for recreation professionals.


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