Airman & Family Readiness Center

                                       Airman & Family Readiness Center

DSN 742-2790
Commercial: (662) 434-2790
FAX: (662) 434-2483
EMAIL: UDG_Columbus_fsc@us.af.mil

Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri:  7:30 am – 4:30 pm
facebookWelcome to the Columbus AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center! Our Mission is “To promote, educate and facilitate, readiness and resiliency for airmen and their families”. Our Team strives for excellence in customer service/support and our records show! Superb Key Spouse program! Columbus AFB has 200% over the required number of trained Key Spouses. Hosted 12 Hearts-Apart socials designed to hone deployed families coping skills and resiliency. One of only five bases fully compliant with the TAP VOW Program. Provided over $18,000 in educational services for retirees, spouses and family members. Distributed over $36,000 in Air Force Aid assistance and programs last year alone! All of this while still helping Airman and their families with Relocation, Family Readiness, Volunteering, Personnel Financial Readiness, Local Employment, Exceptional Family Member Program, Casualty Services/Survivor Benefits and Information and Referral!  Please click on the links below to find more info about our outstanding programs and services.

 Welcome Trifold Airman Family Readiness April 2019

Services Offered

Sep
16
Mon
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.

 

Career-Technical-Track

Sep
17
Tue
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.

 

Career-Technical-Track

Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club

The Wing Newcomers Orientation is from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This event is
mandatory for all newly arrived military and DoD civilian personnel, and spouses are
encouraged to attend. This base-wide CONNECTION orientation begins at the Kaye
Auditorium and consists of a guided base tour. To register, please contact your unit CSS, or for more information, please call the A&FRC Relocation Manager at (662) 434-2701/2790.

Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
18
Wed
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2790 to register.

 

moving

Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.

 

local employment workshop

Sep
19
Thu
Boots to Business
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

The curriculum provides valuable assistance to transitioning Service members and Spouses exploring business ownership or other self-employment opportunities by leading them through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and providing the foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan. To Register, Call (662) 434-2790 Sponsored by: CAFB Airman and Family Readiness Center MSU Small Business Development Center (SBDC)MSU Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC)

CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Capstone is required for ALL separating/retiring personnel and should occur no later than 90 days prior to anticipated separation/retirement; however, if a member has less than 90 days left in the military, the member should attend as soon as possible within their remaining period of service. Call (662) 434-2790 for more information.

 

Capstone

Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
20
Fri
Boots to Business
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

The curriculum provides valuable assistance to transitioning Service members and Spouses exploring business ownership or other self-employment opportunities by leading them through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and providing the foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan. To Register, Call (662) 434-2790 Sponsored by: CAFB Airman and Family Readiness Center MSU Small Business Development Center (SBDC)MSU Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC)