WELCOME TO THE 106RQW AIRMAN &
FAMILY READINESS PAGE
The A&FRPM is located in building 345 2nd floor. The A&FRPM is a full time employee.
The Airman & Family Readiness Manager provides programs and services to support sustained mission and family readiness. Providing the services to strenghten personal and family competencies to meet the unique challenges of military life.
In addition to our A&FRPM we have a Family Readiness Group (FRG) and Key Volunteer Program (KVP). The FRG is a volunteer group; they assist the A&FRPM with quarterly events and annual briefing, conduct fund raising activities, and attend workshops & training. The Key Voluneer (KV) is a volunteer that assists the AFRPM to ensure families are in the know. The KV's are appointed by the Commander within their specific units. Please contact Lisa D'Agostino if you are interested in being a part of the 106 FRG or KV team. Volunteers may be a spouse, parent, sibling, significant other, friend, or a retiree.
Connecting job seekers with federal jobs
Jobs For Veterans
Date: Thursday, March 9 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m
For more details and to register go to:
2017 Hiring Our Heroes
Date: Thursday, April 13, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m
Location: Farmingdale Armed Forces Reserve Center 25 Baiting Place Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735
8:30 a.m., a free employment workshop for job seekers featuring resume
building, networking, and interview tips Location
Join local and national employers on April 13 for a hiring fair for veterans,
military service members, guard, reserve, and military spouses. Jobs will be
available for all ranks and levels of experience.
Any questions please call Lisa D’Agostino 631-723-7133
New York State Active Guard & Reserve, Technician and Civilian Opportunities Click Here
New York State Department of labor opportunities Click Here
HELMETS TO HARDHATS
Reservists, & Guardsmen transition from military to a career in the construction industry for more info on job search go to www.helmetstohardhats.org.
AIR NATIONAL GUARD FAMILY GUIDE
AIR FORCE 101 SPOUSE GUIDE
L.I. CARES - FOOD BANKS
LONG ISLAND HARVEST
LI Food Banks - Look in the About Us tab and click on find Food
OUR MILITARY KIDS
Our Military Kids provides tangible support to the children of deployed and severely injured National Guard and Military Reserve personnel through grants for enrichment activities and tutoring that nurture and sustain the children during the time a parent is away in service to our country. OMK grants are made to honor the sacrifices military parents make and to ensure that the children have access to activities and support that help the children better cope with challenges arising during a parent's deployment or injury recovery.
NATIONAL MILITARY FAMILY ASSOCIATION
What military families need to know.
Air National Guard Resiliency for the WHOLE family! An Exclusive community for Air National Guard Members and Their Families in all 54 States and Territories.
New Childcare Program
THE FISHER HOUSE™ PROGRAM
The Fisher House™ program is a unique private-public partnership that supports America's military in their time of need. The program recognizes the special sacrifices of our men and women in uniform and the hardships of military service by meeting a humanitarian need beyond that normally provided by the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs. http://www.fisherhouse.org/
THE ROSEN FAMILY WELLNESS CENTER SERVES:
· Local, state and federal law enforcement officers and their families
· Active duty military personnel and their families
· Members of the Reserves, Naval Militia, National Guard and Service Academies, and their families.
· Veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Iraqi Freedom, Desert Storm, other qualified veterans, and veterans' family members
THE SOLDIERS PROJECT
Free confidential counseling to military members and their extended families. The Soldiers Project is a private, non-profit group of volunteer licensed psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, mental health nurses and marriage and family therapists. For more info click here
SUPPORTIVE SERVICES FOR VETERAN FAMILIES
Veterans' and Servicemembers' Rights Clinic.
For those who are serving or have recently returned and their families. For more information on services available, click here
UNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
Are you trying to find help? If you or a loved one needs immediate assistance to local needed services, United Way of Long Island and their community partners can help.
VETERANS HEALTH ALLIANCE OF LONG ISLAND (VHALI)
Services for Long Island Veterans and their Families PLUS many more resources.
Questions may be directed to Col (retired) Rob Landsiedel at 631-880-1074 or firstname.lastname@example.org
PERSONAL FINANCE COUNSELOR (PFC)
Make your appointment with Personal Finance Counselor (PFC) John Hunt at 571-421-7176 or email him at email@example.com
Get monthly financial tips from PFC John Hunt here
SAMPLE LETTER OF HARDSHIP TO CREDITORS
SERVICE MEMBERS CAN STAY FINANCIALLY FIT BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER DEPLOYMENT
We talk about being physically fit, mentally fit but how about financially fit. It isn't something that can happen overnight for some, but if we take a step toward the right direction you can get there. You can start by implementing your month to month personal budget. Track what is coming in and how much is going. CLICK HERE to start tracking your budget.
If you decide you would like to take it a step further and want to do a Spend Plan and devise an Action Plan based on your monthly budget please visit Lisa D'Agostino, Airman and Family Readiness. It starts with you!
EAP-EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
EAP-Employee Assistance Program Available 24/7 click here
EAP-Financial Resources click here
What you should know about your credit record
MILITARY ONE SOURCE
Learn more about Military One Source Financial Services by calling 1-800-342-9647. MOS offers FREE Tax Consultation and E-Filing. Tax Consultants are available 7 days a week from 7 a.m. - 11 p.m. at 1-800-730-3802.
Information & Assistance for Military Service & Family Members
SERVICE MEMBERS AND FAMILIES CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU
The CFPB is committed to addressing consumer financial challenges affecting servicemembers, veterans, and their families.
If you have been furloughed as a result of sequestration, you may be wondering how to deal with the financial impact. This fact sheet addresses some of the questions you may have about your TSP contributions. It also details alternatives for accessing your TSP funds should you face financial hardship as a result of being furloughed.
CHILD CARE ENROLLMENT
AWARD: (2) $1000 scholarships
NEW YORK NATIONAL GUARD FAMILY READINESS COUNCIL, INC (Due May 2017)
AWARD: (2) $500 scholarships
AWARD: (2) $500 scholarships
For Military Children and Spouses
Applications are accepted each year from 1 April to 15 May
VFW'S VOICE OF DEMOCRACY SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION
The program provides financial aid of up to $5,000 to assist with basic life needs in the form of a grant -not a loan- so no repayment is required.
VA FOR OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM (OEF), OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM (OIF), AND OPERATION NEW DAWN (OND)
Committed to support returning troops from Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND) to make sure they have the health care and entitlements they earned and deserve. http://www.oefoif.va.gov
79 Middleville Road
Northport, NY 11768
631-261-4400 or 800-551-3996
Serves Veterans, service members, and their families with postservice transitional issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI).
JOINT SERVICES SUPPORT (JSS)
National Guard Bureau (NGB) JSS system is the Service Member and Family members gateway to resources support and assistance. From Yellow Ribbon, ESGR, National Guard Family Programs, Financial Management, SAPR, Transition Support, Behavioral Health and much more!! Knowledge is power sign up on JSS. today. https://www.jointservicessupport.org
Veterans can attend weekly meetings to share knowledge, support and resources
24-Hr Peer Support Line
Confidential Military Support by Veterans