A&FRC provides workshops and individual consultations for active duty members,
Guard, Reserve, DoD Civilians, military retirees and their eligible family members.
• Air Force Aid Society provides emergency financial assistance in the form of interest-free loans or grants.
• Career Focus Program assists military and family members acquire necessary skills for seeking employment.
• Casualty and Survivor Benefits Program assists retiring service members with election of survivor benefits and serves as the liaison between next of kin and government agencies to initiate benefits.
• The Discovery Resource Center offers access to personal computers, laser printers, internet, and informational handouts for all program areas.
• Exceptional Family Member Program provides family support services for service members who have family members with special needs to include information referral, support in navigating on and off base resources and linking families with respite care.
• Information and Referral Program can help you connect to on and off base resources. Consultants are available to assess needs and facilitate referrals
.• Personal, Work and Family Life Program offers individual assistance and workshops designed to promote healthy, stable relationships and marriages among military personnel.
- Sponsorship Training
- Relocation Program
- Personal Financial Management
- Employment Workshops
- Transition Assistance Program
- Survivor Benefits
- Personal and Family Work Life
- Air Force Aid Society
- Transition Related Services
- Helpful Phone Numbers
Sponsorship is an important responsibility and your efforts make a difference. Relocation is one of the most stressful aspects of military life. You can make a member’s adjustment to life at Joint Base Langley – Eustis much easier by learning about new resources and tips on how to be the best sponsor you can be. Mandatory sponsorship training is now available exclusively online at http://apps.militaryonesource.mil Search: Electronic Sponsorship Application Training (eSAT)
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OUTBOUND RELOCATION BRIEFING (12, 19, Jul; 2, 16, 30 Aug, 1300-1400). This is a PCS preparation seminar for active duty and family members. Mandatory for E1-E4 PCS’ing for the first time and all ranks PCS’ing OCONUS for the first time. Also serves as remote tour pre-deployment briefing. Family members are encouraged to attend. Virtual MPF out-processing tasks can be cleared after completion.
RIGHT START (Generally every other Tuesday, 0730-1200, JBLE Community Commons). The Right Start Newcomers Orientation will be held at the JBLE Community Commons. Dates are tentatively scheduled for: 11, 25 Jul; 8, 22 Aug. Dates are subject to change to meet mission requirements.
EXITING THE DORMS (13 Jul; 10 Aug, 1300-1500). Dorm Management, Housing, and Legal guide you through the process of moving out of the dorms. Review financial preparedness guidelines to assist in making a successful move.
TSP (11 Jul; 0900-1030, 4, 22 Aug; 1000 -1130). Learn information on TSP fund options and performance, contributions, retirement planning, and tools for all career stages.
BLENDED RETIREMENT (12 Jul; 0900 -1030, 8 Aug; 1000-1130, 25 Jul, 23 Aug; 1400-1530)Learn about the new blended retirement system. A modernized retirement plan built for retirement savings. Please contact the A&FRC to register.
FINANCE FOR FIRST DUTY STATION OFFICERS (11, 25 Jul, 8, 22 Aug; 1300-1400) Mandatory for all First Duty Station Officers. Learn about financial resources that will help you as a supervisor or with your peers. Contact the A&FRC to register.
FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP (19 Jul; 16 Aug, 0930-1200). Learn the fundamentals of applying for federal jobs and strategies for online federal applications.
RESUME WRITING WORKSHOP (12 Jul, 2 Aug., 0930-1200). Learn to write an effective resume that will open the door to your next career.
UTILIZE SOCIAL MEDIA TO LAND YOUR NEXT CAREER (13 Jul; 0800-1200). Learn techniques to enhance your job search effort and ensure results. Explore LinkedIn, Twitter, and other social media sites.
MARKETING YOURSELF FOR A SECOND CAREER (7 Aug; 0830-1100) Targets the needs of transitioning members. Includes civilian job market strategies, employer perceptions, and strengthening resumes.
DRESS FOR SUCCESS (24 Apr; 0900-1030). Learn how to dress to impress your potential employer
To register for the workshops, briefings and seminars, please call 764-3990.
You must complete the Pre-Separation Briefing prior to attending.
All separating and retiring Airmen are required to have Pre-Separation Counseling prior to leaving Active Duty. This information is available through scheduled group briefings. Contact the A&FRC for availability. Briefings will be 6 July 2017 and 10 August 2017 from 0800-1200.
1:1 CAPSTONE Verification Appointment
Within 120 days of your Final-Out you MUST schedule 1:1 appt., 764-3990
Transition GPS 5-Day Workshop
This 5-day workshop is congressionally mandated! This week will equip Airmen with skills and knowledge for entry into the private “world of work.” Contact the A&FRC for requirements and registration.
Bateman Library, 42 Ash Ave., Bldg., 161, Rooms 120 -121
May 1-5 | May 15-19 | July 17-21 | Jul7 31-August 4 | August 14-18
GPS CAPSTONE (Contact the A&FRC for requirements and registration) Review DD Form 2958 / ITP Checklist, Validates Career Readiness Standards (One on One Appointment with an A&FRC Staff member, Building 15, Wing B., Room 101)
VA Benefits I & II Stand-Alone Briefing
VA BENEFITS AND DTAP BRIEFING (10 Jul; 14 Aug, 0930 -1330). (Contact the A&FRC for requirements and registration) A Veterans Affairs Representative will answer all of your questions concerning filing a disability claim
VA STAND ALONE For service members that choose to opt out of TGPS. (Eligibility: Retirees with 20 years or more and separates who have been accepted at an accredited college/university or confirmed employment.) Must provide ALL Career Readiness Standards/deliverables for Capstone. (22 May from 0800-1500 and 24 Jul from 0800-1600)
The Bayview Commonwealth Center
Executive Transition Assistance Program (ETAP)
Eligibility for attendance: (O-6 and above/GS-15 and above ONLY!)
Priority order is as follows:
1. ACC O-6 / GS-15 and above with an approved retirement date.
2. ACC O-6 / GS-15 and above.
3. Other O-6 / GS-15 and above assigned at installations in the community where ETAP is held.
4. Other AF O-6 and above.
5. Other O-6 and above from other Services.
NOTE: Spouses may attend on a space available basis.
If you are interested in registering or require additional information, please call DSN:
574-3990 or Commercial: 757-764-3990.
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CAREER TECHNICAL TRAINING TRACK (8-9 Aug; 0800-1600). Designed to assist you in defining technical career goals identifying required credentials finding career technical training opportunities, identifying local Veteran resources and utilizing your VA education benefits.
SURVIVOR BENEFITS PLAN (SBP) RETIREES (24 Aug, 1400-1500). Are you retiring? Do you know which state you will retire in? Does that state tax retired pay? These and many other questions pertaining to retirement can be answered during our SBP retirement class.
INITIAL KEY SPOUSE TRAINING (19, 26 Jul; 1730 – 2000) Training for newly assigned Key Spouses. Key Spouse must have appointment letter before attending class. (Contact the A&FRC to register).
KEY SPOUSE REFRESHER TRAINING (16 Aug, 0900-1100) Target audience is anyone who completed Initial Key Spouse training prior to PCSing to JBLE. Classified as continued education, this training highlights crucial aspects of the Key Spouse Program, and covers program revisions.
HEART LINK (10 Aug; 0815-1430). This spouse orientation program is a great opportunity to increase knowledge of the Air Force mission, customs, traditions, protocols, and available programs and services in a fun relaxed atmosphere. Spouses make new friends while learning more about the Air Force.
TRUE COLORS (25 Aug; 0900-1100). Learn more about your personality and others.
BUNDLES FOR BABIES (16 Aug; 1430-1600). Topics include budgeting for your new baby and new parent support resources. Eligible participants will receive a $50.00 AAFES gift card.
PROJECT LIFE (13 Jul, 1000-1100). Support groups can help you cope better and feel less isolated as you make connections with others facing similar challenges. Your experience can empower others!
UNDERSTANDING THE IEP PROCESS (18 Aug, 1000-1200). The writing of each students IEP takes place within the larger picture of the special education process under IDEA. Before taking a detailed look at the IEP, it may be helpful to look briefly at how a student is identified as having a disability and needing special education related services.
Transition GPS Pre-Separation Briefing
This briefing is mandatory for all personnel retiring or separating from the military and is a pre-requisite to attend the Transition GPS Workshops. You will receive an overview of Entitlements and benefits and complete the DD Form 2648, Pre-Separation Counseling Checklist.
*MANDATORY* briefing & pre-requisite to the TGPS Workshop
Registration is Required – Please call 764-3990
ORDERS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO ATTEND
VA Disability Claims Workshop
Disability compensation is a benefit paid to a veteran because of injuries or diseases. This workshop teaches participants how to review service medical records and identify medical conditions that may lead to a compensable disability rating with the VA. Participants will complete VA Form 21-526, Veterans Application for Compensation.
To register, please call A&FRC, 764-3990
VA Benefits Advisors
The VA Benefits Advisors provide education and information for all VA Benefits and Programs. They present the Congressionally Mandated 6 hour
VA Benefits I & II briefing during the Transition GPS Workshop and are also available for individual appointments.
45 Nealy Ave., Bldg 15, Room 100, B Wing
For Individual/Family appointments,
please call 764- 0642, 571-499-1919 or 703-835-4295
If you’re thinking of filing a claim with the Department of Veterans Affairs for disability Compensation, please take advantage of the expert services provided by a VA accredited & trained National Service Officer from the American Veterans (AMVET) Service Organization.
Tue-Fri 0800 – 1600
45 Nealy Ave., Bldg 15, Room 115, A Wing
****BY APPOINTMENT ONLY****
764-7088 or 301-458-5263 (Mobile)
To make an appointment, please send an email to email@example.com
To register for the GPS Workshop, please call 764-3990.
You must complete the Pre-Separation Briefing prior to attending.
You are not enrolled in the GPS Workshop until you reply to the confirmation email from the A&FRC.
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