Community Corner — Sept. 29, 2017

Airman & Family
Readiness Center


Want to Know About VA Benefits Briefing: 10 a.m. to noon, A&FRC


Sponsorship-Sponsoring in the KMC: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

Sponsorship-Spouse Sponsorship: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., A&FRC

Key Spouse Initial Training, Day 1: 4 to 7 p.m., A&FRC


Newcomers Base INTRO: 7:30 a.m. to noon, Ramstein Enlisted Club

Career Technical Training Track: 8 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

Reintegration Briefing: 9 to 9:30 a.m., A&FRC

Pre-Deployment Briefing: 9:30 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

Key Spouse Initial Training, Day 2: 4 to 7 p.m., A&FRC


Career Technical Training Track: 8 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

Pre-Separation Counseling: 9 a.m. to noon, A&FRC

Reintegration Briefing: 9 to 9:30 a.m., A&FRC

Pre-Deployment Briefing:  9:30 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

OCT. 6

Key Leaders Immersion Briefing: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., A&FRC


For details and to register for KMC Youth Instructional Classes, visit, select “Family” and click “Instructional Classes” or call 06371-47-6444, Ramstein Youth Programs, or 0631-536-6504, Vogelweh Youth Programs.

Health Promotion 


BOD POD: 1 to 3 p.m.

Oct. 6

BOD POD: 8 to 10 a.m.

Family Advocacy

To register for classes or for more information, call Family Advocacy at 479-2370 or 06371-46-2370 or register online at

DADS 101: 8 to 11 a.m. second Monday of each month, Bldg. 2123 (Family Advocacy). This class is a baby basics class, designed for new or soon to be new dads (newborn to age 1).  Learn how to change a diaper, feed, swaddle and soothe a crying baby.  Additionally, learn what your new role is as a father.  This class is for dads, taught by a dad.

Anger Management: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12 and 19, Bldg. 2123. This 3-series class discusses skills to help understand your anger, identify what triggers and fuels your anger, and ways to cope and relax, plus more.

Parenting with Love and Logic:  10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 1, 8, 15, Bldg. 2123. This is a 3-part parenting class.  Tired of being the bad guy?  Let natural consequences take your place.  Learn new ways of disciplining your child while providing love and empathy, the Love and Logic way. 

Couples Communication: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13, 27, Bldg. 2123. Do you miss the relationship you had with your significant other when you first started dating? Remind yourself how much fun you used to have and learn skills to help grow your relationship. This 4-part class offers skills for communication, conflict resolution, forgiveness, and reconnecting.

Interpersonal Violence Awareness Candlelight Vigil: noon Oct. 20 at the Ramstein Northside Chapel Annex.  Join us to honor and support those who have been affected by Interpersonal Violence; sponsored by Ramstein Family Advocacy and Ramstein SAPR office. The vigil is free and open to all ID card holders

Domestic Abuse Victim Advocacy Services: If you are 18 and over, and are in an abusive relationship, advocates are available to support you. Advocacy services are available 24/7. During duty hours an advocate can be reached at 06371-46-2370 and after hours at 0173-628-4624.  Advocates provide supportive services and can assist with safety planning, assessing for imminent harm, connecting with community resources and information on reporting options. 


Contact your school ASACS Counselor for more information. 

Adolescent Support And Counseling Service is a comprehensive program providing prevention education, and counseling services to 11- to 19 year-old ID card holders in the military community. ASACS’s mission is to provide comprehensive counseling services to adolescents and military families stationed OCONUS while enhancing military readiness and quality of life.  In addition, ASACS offers Life Skills classes that promote health and personal development in the Department of Defense schools. We participate in supportive activities related to military life transitions as well as providing individual, group and family counseling services.  ASACS counselors’ offices are located in Department of Defense schools for the convenience of military families.  ASACS counseling services are completely confidential.  Hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday; however flexible appointment times are available to meet the needs of military families.

Military Family Life Consultants

MFLCs are licensed clinical providers who assist service members and their families with issues they may face throughout the cycle of deployment to reintegrating with their family and community. The MFLC Program provides short-term, non-medical counseling support for a range of issues including: relationships, crisis intervention, stress management, grief, occupational and other individual and family issues. Psycho-educational presentations focused on issues common to the military family including: reunion/reintegration, stress/coping, grief/loss and deployment/reintegration.

For more information, call 0152-24211233; 0152-02663352; 0176-69333243; or 0151-5674 8179.

Medical Group

Attention: TRICARE online is available for your convenience. Schedule your own appointments, view the home care website, check lab results, contact the nurse advice line, get medication refills and more. To register or for more information, visit


For Emergency Victim Care during duty hours and after duty hours, call 480-7272 or 06371-47-7272. For administration questions on the Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program, call 480-5597 or 06371-47-5597.