Family Life Education

Family Life Education

DSN 742-2839
Commercial: (662) 434-2839
FAX: (662) 434-2483|
EMAIL: UDG_Columbus_fsc@us.af.mi

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri:  7:30 am – 4:30 pm


Family Life Education 

There exists a strong correlation between a military member’s ability to accomplish the mission successfully and the quality of his/her family experience. Because of this, Airman & Family Readiness Center offers activities to promote a healthy family/work life. We also have informational books and printed material on a variety of topics regarding family/work life issues. Please call or stop by for more information.

Classes/Training

Training is available on a variety of topics for organizational or individual needs. To schedule a class for an individual or group, please contact (662) 434-2839.

        Available Classes

  • Four Lenses
  • Communication Skills
  • Time Management
  • Team Building

Additional classes can be tailored for individual unit needs.

Events

Heart Link – Hosts a quarterly Heart Link Spouse Orientation program designed to assist new spouses gain a better understanding of the Air Force culture.

Bundles for Babies – Discusses finances, labor and delivery, and infant care for active duty AF and/or their spouses assigned to Columbus AFB who are pregnant or have a child up to 4 months of age. Includes a FREE $50 gift card!

Adoption Information

Adoption Options – Where do I start
Adoption Fact Sheet for Military Families
Adoption Home Study Fact Sheet
Adopting as a Single Parent
Adoption Background Checks for Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Caregivers
DFAS Adoption Reimbursement Info Paper & Instructions, Dec 2019

New Military Family Learning Network Webinars!!

Click for MFLN Webinar Information!!

Links

Military OneSource

Jan
29
Wed
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Monday & Wednesday for 19 weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for more information.

Jan
30
Thu
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Jan 30 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum of 8 participates. Call 434-2790 to register.

 

Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Jan 30 @ 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.

 

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Hearts Apart Social
Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social

The Hearts Apart Social program is a monthly event to provide community bonding, fun and appreciation for the families of active duty personnel who are deployed, remote, or on an extended TDY. Food and activities are provided.

Please call 662-434-2790 to register.

 

Jan
31
Fri
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum of 8 participates. Call 434-2790 to register.

 

Feb
3
Mon
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Monday & Wednesday for 19 weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for more information.

Feb
4
Tue
VA Women’s Health Event @ AFRC Classroom
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
VA Women’s Health Event @ AFRC Classroom

Overview of VA women’s health issues and services available. Presented by Tuscaloosa VA Women’s Health Center.

Call 663-434-2790 to register.

 

VA Mission Act Briefing @ AFRC Classroom
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
VA Mission Act Briefing @ AFRC Classroom

Overview of new Veteran Mission Act, Eligible veterans can receive VA care from local providers.  Presented BY Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center.

Call 662-434-2790 to register.

Feb
5
Wed
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) Facebook Live Event @ www.facebook.com/efmpassignments
Feb 5 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) Facebook Live Event @ www.facebook.com/efmpassignments

EFMP-FY20 quarterly Facebook Live Family Event.

The first FY20 quarterly Facebook Live Family Event is tentatively planned for 5 February, 0830 CST.

Call 662-434-3323 for more details.

Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ A&FRC
Feb 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Workshop developing resumes and cover letters that will bring results.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.

 

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