Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance

Though current military compensation is equal to or exceeds the private sector, military families may still encounter challenges during these difficult economic times. Several benefits are available to assist service members, including the Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance (FSSA) Program, detailed here. For questions about this program or any other assistance, contact your family support center, command, or community services financial management counselors.

Members with large families & qualifying income may be eligible for monthly entitlements through the FSSA – DD Form 2857 is available on WHS DoD Forms - visit their site.