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23 sept 2011

  1. 1. USAACE Weekly Family Update 23 September 2011 US AAC E F R S A, B ld g. 8 9 5 0 , 7 t h Av e n u e, Fo rt R uc k er, Al 3 6 3 6 2 ( 3 3 4 ) 2 5 5 -0 9 6 0 o r r uc k. fr g ap @co n u s.ar m y. mi l Visit us at www.facebook.com/fortruckerfamilyINSIDE THIS ISSUE1 Constitution Week (16 – 23 September 2011)2 EFMP Evaluation Process3 Thrift Shop Bag Sale – 1 October 2011"Every great organization isthe lengthened shadow of a single man. His characterdetermines the character of his organization." Ralph Waldo Emerson September 16 – 23, 2011 has been proclaimed “Constitution Week” by President Obama. Take some time this week to discuss the Constitution in your Family. Visit www.constitutionfacts.com and learn some of the interesting insights into the men who wrote the Constitution, and how it was created. Discover Which Founding Father are You? or your Constitution IQ. Children grades K-12 can enter in the Constitution Poster Contest and there also a downloadable Pocket Constitution app for iPhone and iPod touch! Saturday, 24 Setpember 2011 Enterprise Aviation Expo Enterprise Municipal Airport Tickets: $5/adult, Children 12 & under www.housing.army.mil FREE
  2. 2. Page 2 USAACE Family Weekly Update Upcoming Did you Know? Training/Workshops Fort Rucker Families requesting evaluation for Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) need to be aware of the following procedures 1 October – Southern for Lyster Army Health Clinic. Landscaping & Gardening Class at the Center Library from 1:00 –  The primary care manager should complete the EFMP enrollment 2:00 pm. (334) 255-3885. form (DDFM 2792) during the patients visit. 1 October -- Couples Aloha  Providers should ensure all blocks are completed in their portion Paradise Fun Night from 4-6pm. of the form based on the diagnosis. Register by calling (334) 255-  The form should be returned to the patient during that visit and 3898. instructed to report to the EFMP office for processing.  At no time should the form be left with a provider to be completed 5 October – Marriage 101 from at a later date. 1300 – 1600 at the Spiritual Life Center. Register nlt 3 October by  All OCONUS screening (DAFM 5888) are completed by the calling (334) 255-3898. EFMP physician only as an appointment.  All questions concerning EFMP should be directed to the EFMP 5 & 6 October – Army Family office. Action Plan (AFAP) at The Landing. To submit issues call (334) 255-2382 Jeffery Moultry 6 Oct – 17 Nov – Becoming a EFMP Coordinator/Special Needs Advisor Love & Logic Parent Workshop Lyster Army Health Clinic at the Early Childhood Activity (334) 255-7431 Center. Register by calling (334) 255-3898. 13 October – Hunter Education Classes at Adams Hall (Bldg. Family Game Night 5419) Room 120 beginning at Army Community Service is hosting a Family Game Night on Friday, 21 5:30 pm. For more information October from 5-7pm at The Commons, Family Support facility (Bldg. call Outdoor Rec (334) 255- 8950) on 7th Avenue. Bring your Family for a night of fun and games. We 4305. have games for the entire Family. 18 & 25 October – Anger Management Workshop from Families that complete the round 0900 – 1130. To register call robin of games receive a FREE (334) 255-3898. board game to take home and enjoy! Limited to the first 25 Families. 24 & 31 October – Deadline to register is 14 October. Divorce/Separation Co- Parenting Workshop from 0900 To register or for more information, – 1200. To register, call (334) call Family Advocacy at 255-3898. (334 255-3898/9641. Light refreshments will be served. Event is open to active duty, retired, DoD employees and their Family members. Visit www.cashmoneylife.com
  3. 3. USAACE Family Weekly Update Page 3Covenant Hospice is pleased to announce our 7th Annual Holiday of Hope Marketplace at the Dothan Civic Center. Theevent will kick off with a Preview Party on Thursday, October 6th and shopping days will be Friday, October 7th &Saturday, October 8th. This shopping extravaganza includes vendors from across the tri-state area bringing finegifts, unique specialty items and boutique treasures.  Thursday, October 6, 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.  Friday, October 7, 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.  Saturday, October 8, 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.  Cafe open for lunch Friday and Saturday  Dothan Civic Center - Dothan, Alabama  Sponsorship opportunities and booth space available  Tickets $6, children 10 and under are freeProceeds from this special event benefit the Dothan Branch of Covenant Hospice.For more information, contact Jennifer Griffin or Angela Jackson, toll free (877) 244-7379 or (334) 794-7847.Military One Source webinarsWebinars scheduled for Sept/Oct:  Tutor.com Program Overview – Tuesday, 27 Sept at 12:00 EST. Join us for an informational webinar where we’ll review how the Tutor.com program works, how to sign up, and how it can help you and your student.  Identity Theft – Thursday, 27 October at 12:00 EST. Join this webinar to learn about identity theft, including some new twists on the crime, how to reduce your risk, and repairing damage.Visit www.militaryonesource.com to register for the webinars. Visit www.afvclub.com
  4. 4. Page 4 USAACE Family Weekly Update