Oct 4

October 4, 2018

Family Program Customer Satisfaction Survey 2018

Please help your Family Program Office improve with your feedback in our annual Customer Satisfaction Survey. Participants will be entered in a lottery to win a $25 gift card to Walmart. Thank you for your help! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2018FPOCustomerSatisfactionSurvey

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Oct 3

October 3, 2018

Every Voice Matters: What I Wish You Knew

A panel discussion for adults presented by Deep Roots, the Teen Board at Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention.  WHEN:  Thursday, 11 October 18, 6pm-7:30 pm WHERE:  Tierra Vista Community Center, Peterson AFB WHY: Do you wonder what is going on in your teenager’s mind?  Do you ever question if what you are doing is wrong and ask yourself what you can do to have a better relationship with your child?  Are you afraid to ask your teenager about hard issues such as suicide, relationships,…

Posted in Community Resource, Education, Family Assistance, Health

Oct 3

October 3, 2018

Veterans Resource and Job Fair – 6Oct18

Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 9am-1pm  Hudson Garden & Events Center (6115 S Santa Fe, Littleton, CO 80120) The 16th Annual Veterans Resource & Job Fair offers hundreds of career opportunities! Bring your DD214 and updated resume for these Veteran-friendly employers. This event is FREE to Veterans and their Families. For more information, email denverevents@entercom.com.

Posted in Community Event, Employment

Oct 3

October 3, 2018

15-year Anniversary Celebration of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade

The commander of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade (Ground-based Midcourse Defense), Colonel Kevin R. Kick, and Brigade Command Sergeant Major Jeffery F. Coker request the pleasure of your company at the fifteen-year anniversary celebration of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade (GMD). Friday, October 26, at 3:00pm. Space Foundation Headquarters and Discovery Center (4425 Arrowswest Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80907) Please view your invitation and RSVP at the following link: https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/anim.cfm?i=417144&k=066045087F53 If you are unable to click on the link, please…

Posted in Community Event

Oct 2

October 2, 2018

Are you ready for FEDVIP enrollment?

Open enrollment is available from November 12-December 10, but cost and plan features can be found now: https://tricare.benefeds.com. Vision coverage is now available to Guard Members and Families! Please note, if you are already enrolled in TRICARE Reserve Select health care, nothing needs to be done to continue your coverage. Rates are changing just slightly: Service Member only: $42.83 (was $46.09) Service Member + family: $218.01 (was $221.38) As a traditional Guard member, dental coverage is not changing. This dental…

Posted in Health

Oct 2

October 2, 2018

Family Readiness Position Available

The Family Program Office is seeking a new Family Readiness Support Assistant for the Colorado Springs office. Applications due 10/10/18. Qualified candidates must have: • Knowledge of the structure and operations of the Army National Guard and Military Well Being Programs. • Exceptional customer service-good oral and written communication skills • Proficiently read, write, and understand the English language • A valid state driver’s license • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Power Point and Database use experience • Possess or be…

Posted in Employment

Oct 2

October 2, 2018

RSP Newsletter – October 2018

Check out what’s happening in the Recruit Sustainment Program (RSP)!  Questions? Contact Henry Hernandez: Henry Hernandez Jr. henry.hernandez108.ctr@mail.mil 720-250-2773/303-905-0009

Posted in Family Assistance

Sep 27

September 27, 2018

CONG Phone App! Download October 18

Looking for your drill schedule, Guard contact information, military resources, etc.? The new CONG phone app offers this and more quickly and easily on your smartphone. Available for download October 18 on Apple and Android devices.  

Posted in Government Resource

Sep 27

September 27, 2018

20th Annual Stand Down in CO Springs – 16Oct18

Colorado Homeless Veterans are invited to the 20th Annual Stand Down in Colorado Springs. Tuesday, October 16 from 9am-2pm CO Springs City Auditorium VA and community representatives will be available as well as the following necessities and services: Clothing Backpacks Personal care items Hot meal Haircuts Flu shots Shelter and housing referrals Employment services Substance abuse services DD 214 assistance   Stand downs will also be held in other locations throughout the state: Grand Junction (1425 N 5th St, 81501)…

Posted in Community Event, Family Assistance, Food, Government Resource, Housing

Sep 26

September 26, 2018

Free credit freezes available for consumers

A new federal law allows consumers to freeze and unfreeze their credit files for free. Freezing your credit restricts access to your credit file, making it more difficult for identity thieves to open new accounts in your name. The credit freeze is also available for children under 16. If you request a credit freeze online or by phone, the agency must place the freeze within one business day. When you request to lift the freeze, it will be done within…

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