Transition Assistance

Transition Assistance

DSN 742-2631
Commercial: (662) 434-2631
FAX: (662) 434-2483
EMAIL: 
14FSS.FSH.ColumbusAFRC@us.af.mil

Separating or Retiring soon?

The Columbus Military & Family Readiness Center (M&FRC) can help you navigate through this process! The Transition Program is the Department of Defense’s  program – designed to ensure that Service members are better prepared to transition from military to civilian life. We will guide you through the entire process of meeting all your Career Readiness Standards to ensure a smooth transition and successful career following separation from the Military.

  • Legislation states Initial Counseling must be the first Transition activity
  • Individualized Initial Counseling Must be completed NLT 365 days prior to separation
  • Assigned a Counseling Pathway Tier to each separating SM
  • Pre-separation counseling NLT 365 (vs 90) days prior to separation

*** Please call 662-434-2631/2790 to register. ***

***NEW CHANGES TO TAP FY19 NDAA

***Women’s Health Transition Training (WHTT) Moves to Virtual

***COVID-19 JKO Updates 20 Apr

Links

National Association of State Department of Veteran Affairs

DoDTAP VMET

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Department of Veteran Affairs

Sep
26
Mon
DoL Vocational Track @ M&FRC
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by GBX Consultants, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notification.  Call 434-2631 or 2790 to register.

 

 

Sep
27
Tue
DoL Vocational Track @ M&FRC
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by GBX Consultants, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notification.  Call 434-2631 or 2790 to register.

 

 

Sep
28
Wed
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
  A workshop introducing arriving personnel and their family members to the key personnel and services located on the base. Mandatory voting assistance information is provided. Normally conducted once a month for military and civilian newcomers to the base.

. Pre-registration is required, so please contact your unit CSS to be registered. For more information, please call the M&FRC Relocation Manager at (662) 434-2701

Events are subject to change due to COVID-19, so please contact A&FRC to confirm all events

 

Sep
29
Thu
Bundles for Babies @ M&FRC
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bundles for Babies @ M&FRC

 

For Active Duty families assigned to Columbus AFB who are expecting or have
a child up to 4 months of age. An Air Force Aid Society program with
presentations about topics such as TriCare, Child Care, Breastfeeding, Car
Seat Safety, Labor & Delivery.

DSN 742-2839/2790
Commercial: (662) 434-2839/2790

 

Oct
5
Wed
Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ M&FRC
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ M&FRC

Workshop developing resumes and cover letters that will bring results.  Please call 662-434-2631/2790 to register.

Oct
6
Thu
Key Spouse Continuing Education @ M&FRC
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Continuing Education @ M&FRC

Key Spouse Continuing Education Training.  For all Current Key Spouses. Call 434-2839 or 434-2790 for details and to RSVP.

Oct
13
Thu
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ M&FRC
Oct 13 @ 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 434-2631 or 662-434-2790 to register.

 

 

Oct
14
Fri
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ M&FRC
Oct 14 @ 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 434-2631 or 662-434-2790 to register.

 

 

Oct
19
Wed
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
  A workshop introducing arriving personnel and their family members to the key personnel and services located on the base. Mandatory voting assistance information is provided. Normally conducted once a month for military and civilian newcomers to the base.

. Pre-registration is required, so please contact your unit CSS to be registered. For more information, please call the A&FRC Relocation Manager at (662) 434-2701

Events are subject to change due to COVID-19, so please contact A&FRC to confirm all events

 

Oct
25
Tue
Plan My Move- Smooth Move @ M&FRC
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Updated information about relocating held at M&FRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and M&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2701 or 662-434-2790 to register.

 

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