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. June 5-7, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Ombudsman Basic Training, BLDG 1, RM 702

OBT is a standardized and mandatory multi-day training for all Ombudsmen, in accordance with OPNAVINST 1750.1G CH-2. Command leadership and their spouses are also welcome to attend all or part of the training. Pre-registration is required.

June 7, 11 a.m.-noon, Military Pay Issues, BLDG 1, FFSC

This is a basic financial awareness brief dealing with all aspects of military pay concerns and issues that are common financial trends for the Service member and their dependents. Great financial 101 information provided for military compensations and entitlements.

June 7, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Healthy Women Support Group, BLDG 1, RM 607

This program focuses on the woman herself and her power to change the course of her life. Participants are encouraged to set individual goals, complete a Myers-Briggs Personality Inventory, and to identify family roles.

June 11-15, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Transition GPS Separatee 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.

June 12, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Understanding Anger, BLDG 1, RM 702

Participants learn the skills to take control of their anger and direct it in ways that will make them more effective and productive at work and at home.

June 12, 3 p.m.-4 p.m., EFMP Support Group, BLDG 1, RM 607

Would you like general information about the EFM program and its benefits? Are you interested in learning about local community resources for special needs families?

Would you like to connect with other special needs families? Are you looking for a comfortable environment to share resources and experiences with other special needs families?

June 14, 11 a.m.-noon, Financial Planning for Deployment, BLDG 1, FFSC

Provides financial education, training, and guidelines associated with deployment preparation for service members and their dependents.

June 14, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Healthy Women Support Group, BLDG 1, RM 607

This program focuses on the woman herself and her power to change the course of her life. Participants are encouraged to set individual goals, complete a Myers-Briggs Personality Inventory, and to identify family roles.

June 14, 1 p.m.-3 p.m., What About the Kids, BLDG 1, RM 702

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

June 14, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Acing the Interview, BLDG 1, RM 702

From dressing for success to answering those tough questions, let FERP help you develop expert interviewing techniques.

June 18-19, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Entrepreneurial Track, BLDG 1, RM 1616

Understand the steps related to business ownership as a post-military career, learn how business ownership might align with personal strengths and life goals, and gain fundamental tools and strategies associated with executing plans for launching and growing a small business.

June 19, 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.

June 20, 8 a.m.-noon, SAPR VA Continuing Education, BLDG 1, RM 1616

Credentialed Victim Advocates must complete 32 hours of refresher training every two years to maintain credentials and receive the latest SAPR Program updates.

June 21, 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).

June 21, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Healthy Women Support Group, BLDG 1, RM 607

This program focuses on the woman herself and her power to change the course of her life. Participants are encouraged to set individual goals, complete a Myers-Briggs Personality Inventory, and to identify family roles.

June 22, 2017 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Move.mil Workshop, BLDG 1, RM 1616

All military service members or military spouses in receipt of PCS, Separation, Retirement or Change of Homeport Certificate orders are encouraged to attend.

Please bring a copy of your PCS orders, House Hold Goods power of attorney, and know the dates you want to request for your Pack-up/Pick-up.

June 25-29, 8 a.m.-4 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.

June 25, 6 p.m.-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!