From Staff

The following classes and activities are offered by the Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) and are free of charge. Pre-registration is required and childcare is not available. For more information about the classes or to register call 270-6600, ext. 1701. FFSC is located in Building One on Massey Avenue. Jan. 9-13, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Transition GPS Separatee Workshop, BLDG 1, RM 1616

Jan. 19, 8 a.m.-noon Capstone Event (All Pay Grades), BLDG 1, RM 1616

The final component of Transition Goals, Plans, Success (TGPS).  During Capstone, Individual Transition Plans (ITP) are reviewed and the completion of CRS is verified and recorded on the ITP checklist (DD Form 2958).

Jan. 23, 6-7 p.m. IA Family Connection Group, USO, Mayport RD

Open discussions where spouses and family members can ask questions and connect with other family members of deployed IA service members. This group meets once a month and child care is provided for free!

Jan. 23-27, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Transition GPS Retiree Workshop, BLDG 1, RM 1616

The class is designed for military personnel who are within 24 months of retiring or 90-180 days of separating from completion of military services.  It helps Service members understand the overall Transition GPS program, the requirements to meet Career Readiness Standards, and to identify common issues Service members and their families experience during the transition process.

Jan. 24, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Stress Management, BLDG 1, RM 702

Participants learn how to identify stress and its causes, how to identify problems associated with prolonged stress, and participants also learn positive ways to deal with stress.

Jan. 24, 10 a.m.-noon What About the Kids, BLDG 1, RM 607

The purpose of this program is to educate parents on the effects of domestic violence on children as encompassing behavior, emotion, development and socialization.

Jan. 26, 1-2:30 p.m. Healthy Women Workshop, BLDG 1, RM 607

Designed to promote emotional health, healing and wellness for women.

Jan. 30-February 3, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Command Financial Specialist Training, BLDG 1, RM 1616

This five-day training provides invaluable training to ensure CFSs have the latest tools to serve as effective financial specialists for their respective commands. Pre-registration is required.

Jan. 30-Febraury 3, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. SAPR Victim Advocate Training, BLDG 460, Classroom A (1/30-2/3)

This mandatory training provides command-appointed VAs with the necessary information to support, inform, and empower victims.