Fort Detrick
Voting Assistance Program

Community Support Center
1520 Freedman Drive, Room 139A
Phone: 301-619-3208

Federal Voting Assistance Program

Contact Information:
Voting Assistance Office
Phone: 301-619-3208
DSN: 343-3208

The installation voter assistance office serves as a Voter Registration Agency under the NVR (National Voter Registration Act) and provides the following voting related services:

  • - Assistance to all military members and their families
  • - Registration assistance to civilians who have access to and visit the office
  • - Written information on voter procedures
    - Collecting and reporting of voting activity metrics

Register for your State

Voter Information

Voting Assistance Action Plan

UOCAVA Voting Process

Absentee Voting Overview

Absentee Voting Myths and Realities Fact Sheet

The Federal Post Card Application Fact Sheet

Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot Fact Sheet

Primary Elections by State and territory


Army Voting Assistance Program Instructions

Army Regulation 608-20 - Army Voting Assistance Program

DoD Directive 1344.10 - Political Activities by Members of the Armed Forces

DoD Instruction 1000.04 - Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP)

Guidance in Implementing Voting Assistance Programs

Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act

Milper Message Number 10-323 - Guidance in Implementing Installation Voter Assistance Offices

Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act

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Army Voting Brochure

Send Your Vote Home

Army Voting Videos

The Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act

FVAP "Pen" video on Facebook

FVAP "Opinions" video PSA available for download

Informational video for military service members and their families

Informational video for military service members and their families

Informational video for Overseas citizens

Voting Assistance Officer

VAO Workshops & Training

Installation VAO Handbook

Military Voter Training

Civilian Voter Training


Army Service Voting Site

FAQs on Absentee Voting

Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP)