Manpower and Reserve Affairs directs overall policies and procedures of our
Total Force manpower, personnel and reserve affairs. Look to us to deliver reliable and timely
resources and information for leaders, service members, family members, service providers and
volunteers. Each of our deputates provides unique resources, services and support to our diverse,
unified military and civilian community. We deliver the information you need when you need it.
Manpower and Reserve Affairs staff and leadership routinely engage Congress on a variety of issues
impacting the Manpower and Reserve Affairs portfolio. We respond to numerous congressional inquiries
each week and meet with members of Congress and professional staff members of key Defense committees
on a regular basis to address major issues impacting our Total Force.
The Military Health System (MHS) is one of America’s largest and most
complex health care institutions, and the world’s preeminent military health care delivery
operation. Our MHS saves lives on the battlefield, combats infectious disease around the world, and
is responsible for providing health services through both direct care and Private Sector Care to
approximately 9.6 million beneficiaries, composed of uniformed service members, military retirees,
and family members.
The MHS enables the National Defense Strategy by providing a Medically
Ready Force, a Ready Medical Force, and improving the health of all those entrusted to its
Office of Force
The mission of the Office of the Executive Director for Force Resiliency is
to strengthen and promote the resiliency and readiness of the Total Force through the development of
integrated policies, oversight, and synchronization of activities in the areas of diversity
management and equal opportunity, personnel risk reduction, suicide prevention, sexual assault
prevention and response, and collaborative efforts with the Department of Veterans'
DHRA is a Department of Defense (DoD) Field Activity, of the Office of the
Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) (OUSD (P&R), Combating Trafficking in
Persons Program Management Office leading the way for a number of key DoD Components and