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Command Channel Slides Week May 3 to 9, 2013 Command Channel Slides Week May 3 to 9, 2013 Presentation Transcript

  • Due to the Chemical, Biological, Radiological,Due to the Chemical, Biological, Radiological,Nuclear and High-Yield Explosive (CBRNE) exerciseNuclear and High-Yield Explosive (CBRNE) exercisethe following buildings and streets will be blockedthe following buildings and streets will be blockedfrom 9 a.m. to noon.from 9 a.m. to noon.Bldgs. S569, 42, and 585Bldgs. S569, 42, and 585Chestnut AvenueChestnut AvenueFor more information: 263-3002For more information: 263-3002
  • Overseas Housing AllowanceOverseas Housing AllowanceUtility/Maintenance SurveyUtility/Maintenance SurveyAn Overseas Housing Allowance Utility/RecurringMaintenance Survey will be available onlinefrom May 1 through 31.The target population for this survey isall service members who currently residein off-base housing and are in private leasesunder the OHA program.
  • Overseas Housing AllowanceOverseas Housing AllowanceUtility/Maintenance SurveyUtility/Maintenance SurveyThe survey can be accessed atThe survey can be accessed athttps://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/midaprutil.cfm.https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/midaprutil.cfm.
  • Consumer Financial Protection BureauConsumer Financial Protection BureauTown HallTown HallA town hall open to service members,A town hall open to service members,Department of the Army civiliansDepartment of the Army civiliansand their family membersand their family membersis scheduled to be held May 8 from 1 to 2 p.m.is scheduled to be held May 8 from 1 to 2 p.m.at the Camp Zama Community Club.at the Camp Zama Community Club.
  • Representatives from the Office ofRepresentatives from the Office ofService member Affairs,Service member Affairs,Consumer Financial Protection Bureau,Consumer Financial Protection Bureau,will be on hand to provide informationwill be on hand to provide informationon the CFPB mission.on the CFPB mission.A question-and-answer session will followA question-and-answer session will followfrom 2 to 2:30 p.m.from 2 to 2:30 p.m.Consumer Financial Protection BureauConsumer Financial Protection BureauTown HallTown Hall
  • Zama Killer KatanasZama Killer KatanasA number of events involving the Zama Killer KatanasA number of events involving the Zama Killer Katanasand their sport of choice, roller derby,and their sport of choice, roller derby,are scheduled throughout the month of May:are scheduled throughout the month of May:May 4 and 5May 4 and 5: A “Left-Turn Skate Clinic” is scheduled: A “Left-Turn Skate Clinic” is scheduledto be held at Yokota Air Base.to be held at Yokota Air Base.Adult and junior participants will be taught basic toAdult and junior participants will be taught basic toadvanced skating skills.advanced skating skills.Roller Derby Events in May
  • Zama Killer KatanasZama Killer KatanasMay 5May 5: International Roller Derby Day.: International Roller Derby Day.This date also marks the one-year anniversary ofThis date also marks the one-year anniversary ofthe Killer Katanas’ first bout.the Killer Katanas’ first bout.May 11: A Junior Roller Derby Bout is scheduledto be held beginning at 2 p.m. at Yokosuka NavalBase’s Ikego Gym.Roller Derby Events in May
  • Zama Killer KatanasZama Killer KatanasMay 18: The Tokyo Roller Girls LeagueChampionshipBout between the Yokosuka Sushi Rollers andthe Killer Katanas is scheduled to be heldat the Tokyo Dome Roller Skating Arena.Doors will open at 9:30 a.m., with a scheduledstart time of 10 a.m.Tickets to the event are free.Roller Derby Events in May
  • Zama Killer KatanasZama Killer KatanasMay 24: The Killer Katanas will host a mixerat Naval Air Facility’s Club Trilogy.May 25: The Zama junior roller derby team,the Tachi Terrors, will have its first bout as a team.Time and location for the event are to bedetermined.Roller Derby Events in May
  • Army Community ServiceArmy Community ServiceWorried about debt?Worried about debt?Is debt taking hold of your life?Is debt taking hold of your life?Need help with managing or liquidating debt?Need help with managing or liquidating debt?ContactContactArmy Community Service’s Financial Readiness.Army Community Service’s Financial Readiness.It will let us show youIt will let us show youhow to take control of your finances.how to take control of your finances.For more information:For more information: 263-8091263-8091
  • Army Voting Assistance Program SurveyArmy Voting Assistance Program SurveyA web-based Army Voting Assistance Program SurveyA web-based Army Voting Assistance Program Surveyis available for Soldiers,is available for Soldiers,Department of the Army civilians andDepartment of the Army civilians andcontractors assigned to Japan and Koreacontractors assigned to Japan and Koreathrough May 10.through May 10.The survey can be accessed within the Region AKO portalThe survey can be accessed within the Region AKO portalatathttps://www.us.army.mil/suite/page/653169https://www.us.army.mil/suite/page/653169..
  • Maj. Gen. and Mrs.Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Michael T. Harrison Sr.T. Harrison Sr.May 175 to 6:30 p.m.Camp Zama Community ClubPlease join the community in biddinga fond farewell to Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Harrison.Farewell Reception
  • Maj. Gen. and Mrs.Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Michael T. Harrison Sr.T. Harrison Sr.Open to all Soldiers, civilians, family membersOpen to all Soldiers, civilians, family membersand local national employees.and local national employees.Please remain after the farewellPlease remain after the farewellfor Camp Zama Community Night.for Camp Zama Community Night.Please purchase tickets in advance for Community Night.Please purchase tickets in advance for Community Night.Attire: Civilian casual or duty uniformFarewell Reception
  • Civilian Fitness Program AssessmentCivilian Fitness Program AssessmentThe next assessment for the Civilian Fitness ProgramThe next assessment for the Civilian Fitness Programis scheduled to be heldis scheduled to be heldMay 13 through 15 beginning at 8 a.m.May 13 through 15 beginning at 8 a.m.at Camp Zama’s Yano Fitness Center.at Camp Zama’s Yano Fitness Center.The Department of the Army program allows eligibleThe Department of the Army program allows eligibleDA civilians to exercise and take partDA civilians to exercise and take partin wellness education for up to three work hoursin wellness education for up to three work hoursper week for a period of six months.per week for a period of six months.
  • Civilian Fitness Program AssessmentCivilian Fitness Program AssessmentThe assessment takes approximately one hourThe assessment takes approximately one hourto complete, and attendees are encouragedto complete, and attendees are encouragedto arrive dressed in exercise gear.to arrive dressed in exercise gear.CallCall 263-5050263-5050 oror 263-2004263-2004 for more information.for more information.
  • Camp Zama Main Gate 1Camp Zama Main Gate 1Camp Zama’s Gate 1 will be closed tooutbound trafficMay 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.in order to repair the protectivetire spikes at the gate.
  • Camp Zama Main Gate 1Camp Zama Main Gate 1Outbound vehicles must exit through Gate 2during this time.In case of inclement weather,the date will be changed to June 1.
  • Garrison to beginannual no-heating/no-cooling seasonDue to expected ambient temperaturesof greater than 68 degrees duringThe day and 55 degrees at night,all centralized heating systems in garrisonbuildings were shut down effective April 25.
  • ZaCSA Seeking Partners for ZAHSZaCSA Seeking Partners for ZAHSThe Zama Community Spouses’ AssociationThe Zama Community Spouses’ Associationis sponsoring Zama American High School’s Classis sponsoring Zama American High School’s Classof 2013 graduation “lock-in” partyof 2013 graduation “lock-in” partyon the evening of graduation, June 8,on the evening of graduation, June 8,and is looking for partners to help makeand is looking for partners to help makethe event successful.the event successful.Graduation PartyGraduation Party
  • Organizations, units or individualsOrganizations, units or individualscan directly partner with ZaCSAcan directly partner with ZaCSAby providing gifts for the evening.by providing gifts for the evening.VisitVisithttps://www.facebook.com/ZaCSAhttps://www.facebook.com/ZaCSA ororzacsa.org/volunteer/zacsa.org/volunteer/for more information on how to become a partnerfor more information on how to become a partnerand contribute to this event.and contribute to this event.ZaCSA Seeking Partners for ZAHSZaCSA Seeking Partners for ZAHSGraduation PartyGraduation Party
  • New Consolidated Mail Room on Camp ZamaNew Consolidated Mail Room on Camp ZamaThe new Consolidated Mail Room on Camp Zama,directly behind the main post office,is scheduled to open May 13 at 11:30 a.m.Combinations for post office boxesat the new location will be availablefor pickup at the current mail roomthrough April 26, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • New Consolidated Mail Room on Camp ZamaNew Consolidated Mail Room on Camp ZamaResidual mail will be transferredfrom the current mail roomMay 10 after 6 p.m.,and mail will be processed andready for pickup at the new location May 13.
  • Change to Sponsorship Training DatesChange to Sponsorship Training DatesMonthly Sponsorship Training will now be heldMonthly Sponsorship Training will now be heldon the second Wednesday of each month.on the second Wednesday of each month.For the rest of 2013, the class dates are as follows:For the rest of 2013, the class dates are as follows:CallCall 263-8091263-8091 for more information.for more information.May 8May 8June 12June 12July 10July 10Aug. 14Aug. 14Sept. 11Sept. 11Oct. 9Oct. 9Nov. 13Nov. 13Dec. 11Dec. 11
  • Fiscal 2013 TuitionFiscal 2013 TuitionThe GoArmyEd portal Soldiers use toThe GoArmyEd portal Soldiers use torequest tuition assistance wasrequest tuition assistance wasreactivated April 9.reactivated April 9.This allows Soldiers to once again requestThis allows Soldiers to once again requesttuition assistance for the remaindertuition assistance for the remainderof fiscal 2013.of fiscal 2013.Assistance Portal ReactivatedAssistance Portal Reactivated
  • Fiscal 2013 TuitionFiscal 2013 TuitionFor the remainder of the fiscal year,For the remainder of the fiscal year,the eligibility for tuition assistancethe eligibility for tuition assistanceand the annual capsand the annual caps($4,500 per year, and $250 per semester hour)($4,500 per year, and $250 per semester hour)remain unchanged.remain unchanged.Assistance Portal ReactivatedAssistance Portal Reactivated
  • U.S. Army JapanU.S. Army JapanSummer Safety and Health FairSummer Safety and Health Fair
  • 5月16日(木曜日)、13時から16時まで5月16日(木曜日)、13時から16時までセイフティ&ヘルス フェアがセイフティ&ヘルス フェアがキャンプ座間ヤノフィットネスセンター(建物番号205)キャンプ座間ヤノフィットネスセンター(建物番号205)で開催されます。で開催されます。さらに 県警の白バイ隊と相模原市からは起震車もやって来ます!さらに 県警の白バイ隊と相模原市からは起震車もやって来ます!従業員の皆様どうぞお気軽にお立ち寄り下さい。従業員の皆様どうぞお気軽にお立ち寄り下さい。U.S. Army JapanU.S. Army JapanSummer Safety and Health FairSummer Safety and Health Fair
  • Camp Zama’s annual U.S. ArmyCamp Zama’s annual U.S. ArmyBirthday Ball is scheduled to beBirthday Ball is scheduled to beheld June 8 from 5 to 11 p.m.held June 8 from 5 to 11 p.m.at the Camp Zama Community Club.at the Camp Zama Community Club.This year’s theme isThis year’s theme is““The American Soldier:The American Soldier:The Strength of the Nation”The Strength of the Nation”
  • Tickets will be soldTickets will be soldby each unit’s respectiveby each unit’s respectivepoint of contactpoint of contactfrom April 15 through May 23.from April 15 through May 23.Call 263-5661Call 263-5661for more information.for more information.
  • CLEP Exam Online RegistrationCLEP Exam Online RegistrationRegistration forRegistration forthe College Level Examination Program examthe College Level Examination Program examcan now be done online.can now be done online.Visit:Visit: www.asia.umuc.edu/ntc/zama.cfmwww.asia.umuc.edu/ntc/zama.cfmand create an account if you are a first-time user.and create an account if you are a first-time user.You can then schedule your examYou can then schedule your examat the Camp Zama Education Center.at the Camp Zama Education Center.Call 263-4691 for more information.Call 263-4691 for more information.
  • Defense Travel Management OfficeDefense Travel Management OfficeThe Defense Travel Management Office isThe Defense Travel Management Office isrequesting that travelers go to their respectiverequesting that travelers go to their respectiveorganizational or lead defense travel administratororganizational or lead defense travel administratorfor a majority of their issues.for a majority of their issues.They should refrain from sending trouble ticketsThey should refrain from sending trouble ticketsor inquiries directly to DTMO without goingor inquiries directly to DTMO without goingto their aforementioned administrators first.to their aforementioned administrators first.
  • Transition from Heating to Cooling SeasonTransition from Heating to Cooling SeasonIntermittent heating is scheduleduntil mid-April. Heating will be providedbased on following criteria:68 degrees Fahrenheit or below (from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.)55 degrees Fahrenheit or below (from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.)
  • Transition from Heating to Cooling SeasonTransition from Heating to Cooling SeasonFollowing the intermittent heating period,Following the intermittent heating period,the Directorate of Public Worksthe Directorate of Public Workswill transition into a “No Heating/No Cooling” period,will transition into a “No Heating/No Cooling” period,which will allow DPW to perform necessary preventivewhich will allow DPW to perform necessary preventivemaintenance, checks and services requiredmaintenance, checks and services requiredon air-conditioning systemson air-conditioning systemsthroughout the installation prior to the cooling period.throughout the installation prior to the cooling period.
  • Transition from Heating to Cooling SeasonTransition from Heating to Cooling SeasonBased on historical weather records,the intermittent cooling period is projectedto begin on or around early June.Implementation of the cooling period is basedon an outside heat index of 78 degrees Fahrenheitor higher for five consecutive days.Call 263-4035 or 263-3965 for more information.
  • Same-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JSame-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JIn an effort to improve access to care,In an effort to improve access to care,Army Medicine is moving toArmy Medicine is moving toa same-day appointment system,a same-day appointment system,also known as “Open Access.”also known as “Open Access.”The intent is to do todays work today andThe intent is to do todays work today andoffer same-day appointments whenever possible.offer same-day appointments whenever possible.
  • Same-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JSame-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JTo accommodate this intent,To accommodate this intent,the BG Sams Health Clinic is offering increasedthe BG Sams Health Clinic is offering increasedsame-day appointmentssame-day appointmentsas much as the schedule permits.as much as the schedule permits.Call 263-4175 to make an appointment.Call 263-4175 to make an appointment.Walk-ins will be given the same optionsWalk-ins will be given the same optionsas call-in patients, but calling inas call-in patients, but calling inis the preferred method of access.is the preferred method of access.
  • Same-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JSame-Day Appointments at MEDDAC-JWhen appointments are no longer available,When appointments are no longer available,patients will be referred to the Takahashi Clinic,patients will be referred to the Takahashi Clinic,located near Gate 1located near Gate 1(closed on Wednesdays, but open on Saturdays).(closed on Wednesdays, but open on Saturdays).Other options include the Yokota Urgent CareOther options include the Yokota Urgent Careor the Yokosuka Emergency Department.or the Yokosuka Emergency Department.
  • New Testing HoursNew Testing HoursCLEP/DSST:CLEP/DSST: Monday through Thursday, 1:30 to 3 p.m.Monday through Thursday, 1:30 to 3 p.m.Pearson Vue: Friday, 2 to 6 p.m.Pearson Vue: Friday, 2 to 6 p.m.For CLEP, DSST and Pearson Vue exams,For CLEP, DSST and Pearson Vue exams,appointments and questions, call 263-469 Mondayappointments and questions, call 263-469 Mondaythrough Friday after 1:30 p.m.through Friday after 1:30 p.m.
  • Reminder of Pet Owners’ ResponsibilitiesThe following list of responsibilities for pet ownersThe following list of responsibilities for pet ownersliving on Camp Zama, Sagamihara Familyliving on Camp Zama, Sagamihara FamilyHousing Area and Sagami Depot was releasedHousing Area and Sagami Depot was releasedby the Housing Management Division:by the Housing Management Division:- Sponsors are responsible for cleaning the areas- Sponsors are responsible for cleaning the areasused by their pets.used by their pets.- If kept outside, the pet’s area must be policed daily- If kept outside, the pet’s area must be policed dailyto prevent a buildup of trash and fecal material.to prevent a buildup of trash and fecal material.
  • Reminder of Pet Owners’ Responsibilities- Owners must clean up waste left by their petduring walks.- Fecal droppings must be disposed of in sealedplastic bags (preferably double bags) and beplaced in garbage receptacles.- Un-bagged waste must not be placed in garbagereceptacles.
  • Reminder of Pet Owners’ ResponsibilitiesViolations can be reported to following email address:Violations can be reported to following email address:usarmy.zama.imcom-pacific.mbx.usagj-dpw-housing-usarmy.zama.imcom-pacific.mbx.usagj-dpw-housing-officer@mail.milofficer@mail.milYou may also report violations by calling the Housing ManagementYou may also report violations by calling the Housing ManagementDivision atDivision at263-3441 or 263-4503263-3441 or 263-4503,,or the Family Housing and Furnishing Management Branchor the Family Housing and Furnishing Management Branchatat 263-3527 or 263-4136263-3527 or 263-4136..
  • Post Office New Hours of OperationPost Office New Hours of OperationThe operation hours at the Camp ZamaThe operation hours at the Camp ZamaMain Post Office have been revised as follows:Main Post Office have been revised as follows:Monday through Thursday:Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday:Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Main Post Office is no longer open on weekends.The Main Post Office is no longer open on weekends.Saturday mail service is available atSaturday mail service is available atthe Naval Air Facility Atsugi Post Office.the Naval Air Facility Atsugi Post Office.
  • We Welcome Your FeedbackLike something you see? Hate it?Tell us what you really think. Send us your feedback.Use the Interactive Customer Evaluation system (ICE us),or use our web feedback formICE us here:http://www.usagj.jp.pac.army.milWeb contact/feedback form:http://www.usagj.jp.pac.army.mil/contact/contact.aspx
  • Furlough Proposal NoticesDelayed 2 WeeksThe Office of the Secretary of Defensehas delayed the release of furloughproposal notices to all civilian employees forapproximately two weeks.
  • Furlough Proposal NoticesDelayed 2 WeeksThis delay will allow the Departmentto carefully analyze the impact of pendingContinuing Resolution legislationon the Departments resources.
  • Furlough Proposal NoticesDelayed 2 WeeksPending legislation could impacton the overall number of furlough days required.At this time, the legislation has not beensigned into law, since no decisionshave yet been reached.
  • Furlough Proposal NoticesDelayed 2 WeeksThe number of furlough days atthis point remains up to 22 for fiscal 2013.Although preparation and planningshould continue, there will beno furlough notices issueduntil ordered to do so from the secretary ofthe Army as provided through ASA (M&RA).
  • Furlough Proposal NoticesDelayed 2 WeeksFurther information will be providedas it becomes available.Affected employees are encouragedto remain engaged with their headquartersfor more detailed instructions.
  • Food Handling and Preparation CourseFood Handling and Preparation CoursePrivate organizations that are providing orselling food to the general public of Camp Zamaand Sagamihara Family Housing Areaare required to attend a Safe Food Handlingand Preparation Class, which lasts approximatelytwo hours, and includes a PowerPoint presentationimmediately followedby a 20-question multiple-choice-format test.
  • Food Handling and Preparation CourseFood Handling and Preparation CourseThis class is given by Preventive Medicineevery third Wednesday of the monthat 3 p.m. in Bldg. 715, Classroom B.Call in advance to verify any changesin the time or location.Call 263-3748 for more information.
  • Household Goods PCS TipsHousehold Goods PCS Tips Receive PCS ordersReceive PCS orders Estimate your weightEstimate your weight Plan pickup dates with flexibilityPlan pickup dates with flexibility Schedule pickups earlySchedule pickups early Change dates as a last resortChange dates as a last resort Dispose of unnecessary itemsDispose of unnecessary items Know your shipping entitlementsKnow your shipping entitlements
  • Household Goods ShipmentsHousehold Goods ShipmentsYou can schedule a household goods pickupYou can schedule a household goods pickupfrom the privacy of your living room.from the privacy of your living room.Visit the website below to gain accessVisit the website below to gain accessto the Defense Personal Property Systemto the Defense Personal Property Systemor contact the Area Transportation Office,or contact the Area Transportation Office,Personal Property Section, at 263-3709 for details.Personal Property Section, at 263-3709 for details.www.move.milwww.move.mil
  • Household Goods Weight Allowance ChangeHousehold Goods Weight Allowance ChangeEffective Dec. 1, 2011,Effective Dec. 1, 2011,weight allowance to and from Japan was reducedweight allowance to and from Japan was reducedfor all Soldiers to 2,500 pounds (net)for all Soldiers to 2,500 pounds (net)or 25 percent (net) of full weight allowance,or 25 percent (net) of full weight allowance,or whichever is greater.or whichever is greater.All civilians are authorized 4,500 pounds (net).All civilians are authorized 4,500 pounds (net).Unaccompanied baggage is inclusive.Unaccompanied baggage is inclusive.For more information: 263-3709For more information: 263-3709
  • English-, Japanese-LanguageEnglish-, Japanese-LanguageShelf-Life TrainingShelf-Life TrainingA number of training dates are scheduledto be held, in both English- and Japanese-languageinstruction, on shelf-life policy trainingto explain standard practice in the managementand storage of shelf-life material at themanaging activity and depot level.Call 263-4814 for more information.
  • English-, Japanese-LanguageEnglish-, Japanese-LanguageShelf-Life TrainingShelf-Life TrainingStudents will learn to properly apply mandatorystorage standards criteria in evaluating the conditionof shelf-life material upon receipt,in storage, during surveillance,upon shipment, and when test or restorativeactions are required to maintain or return stocksto a ready-for-issue status.Call 263-4814 for more information.
  • English-, Japanese-LanguageEnglish-, Japanese-LanguageShelf-Life TrainingShelf-Life TrainingCamp Zama (English Session)Camp Zama (English Session)Date:Date: May 16 (Nomination deadline: May 9)May 16 (Nomination deadline: May 9)Time:Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.Location:Location: LRC-H, Bldg. 102, Conference RoomLRC-H, Bldg. 102, Conference RoomCamp Zama (Japanese Session)Date: May 17 (Nomination deadline: May 9)Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.Location: LRC-H, Bldg. 102, Conference Room
  • English-, Japanese-LanguageEnglish-, Japanese-LanguageShelf-Life TrainingShelf-Life TrainingYokohama North Dock (English Session)Date: Sept. 26 (Nomination deadline: Sept. 19)Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.Location: Bldg. 347, DPW Conference RoomYokohama North Dock (Japanese Session)Date: Sept. 27 (Nomination deadline: Sept. 19)Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.Location: Bldg. 347, DPW Conference Room
  • Informational Telephone ServicesEffective April 1, the 78th Signal Battalionstelephone operators will no longer provide"informational telephone services“between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.Calls placed to 0, 263-1110 and 113during these hours will be routed to the Regional NetworkOperations Support Center, whoseoperators have access to telephone information.
  • Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer OpportunitiesDisaster Trainers and WorkersDisaster Trainers and WorkersThe Camp Zama Red Crossis looking for volunteerswilling to help the community preparefor disasters.DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166
  • Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer OpportunitiesDisaster Trainers and WorkersDisaster Trainers and WorkersTake advanced training to support the educationprograms in our schools and our awarenesscampaigns in the community.A large number of volunteers are needed to supportan earthquake exercise in July.DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166
  • Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AEDAdult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AEDPre-registration required: $55Pre-registration required: $55www.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/Mainwww.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/MainInfo: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Info: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Camp ZamaSaturday, May 11Saturday, May 118 a.m. to 5 p.m8 a.m. to 5 p.m..
  • Babysitter’s TrainingBabysitter’s TrainingPre-registration required: $45Pre-registration required: $45www.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/Mainwww.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/MainInfo: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Info: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Camp ZamaSaturday, May 18Saturday, May 189 a.m. to 3:30 p.m9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m..
  • Babysitter’s TrainingBabysitter’s TrainingPediatric First Aid / CPRPediatric First Aid / CPRCamp ZamaSaturday, June 1Saturday, June 19 a.m. to 4 p.m9 a.m. to 4 p.m..It’s not just for girls….It’s not just for girls….Pre-registration required: $55Pre-registration required: $55www.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/Mainwww.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/MainInfo: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Info: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166
  • Pre-registration required: $55Pre-registration required: $55www.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/Mainwww.classes.redcross.org/Saba/Web/MainInfo: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Info: 046-407-3166 / DSN: 263-3166Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AEDAdult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AEDCamp ZamaSaturday, June 8Saturday, June 88 a.m. to 5 p.m8 a.m. to 5 p.m..
  • Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer OpportunitiesDisaster Trainers and WorkersDisaster Trainers and WorkersThe Camp Zama Red Cross is looking for volunteerswilling to help the community prepare for disasters. Take advanced training to support our education programsin the schools and our awareness campaigns in the community. A large number of volunteers is needed to support the earthquakeexercise in July 2013.DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166DSN: 263-3166 / Commercial: 046-407-3166
  • TheThe American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross providesprovidesthe military community and their families with 24/7 accessthe military community and their families with 24/7 accessto an Emergency Communications Networkto an Emergency Communications Networkto keep families connected in a crisis,to keep families connected in a crisis,provide case management services,provide case management services,and assist with emergency financial assistance.and assist with emergency financial assistance.Find us on FacebookFind us on FacebookAmerican Red Cross – Camp ZamaAmerican Red Cross – Camp ZamaClick on “Notes”Click on “Notes”Emergency Communication MessagesEmergency Communication Messages
  • To start anTo start an American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross message,message,the following information is needed:the following information is needed:Service member’s or sponsors’ full nameService member’s or sponsors’ full nameBranch of serviceBranch of serviceRankRankSocial Security Number or date of birthSocial Security Number or date of birthComplete military unit addressComplete military unit addressEmergency Communication MessagesEmergency Communication Messages
  • Notice From Sams Health ClinicNotice From Sams Health ClinicThe USA MEDDAC-JapanThe USA MEDDAC-Japanwill undergo major facility renovationswill undergo major facility renovationsstarting in March, 2013 and extend through 2016.starting in March, 2013 and extend through 2016.These changes will affect the current parking layoutThese changes will affect the current parking layoutfor our community,for our community,requiring a shift of parking availabilityrequiring a shift of parking availabilityto outlying areas such asto outlying areas such asthe commissary and Camp Zama Community Club.the commissary and Camp Zama Community Club.
  • Please watch the video for important informationPlease watch the video for important informationregarding these parking changesregarding these parking changesand how they will affect you.and how they will affect you.Please also visit the MEDDAC-JapanPlease also visit the MEDDAC-Japanfacebook page:facebook page:http://facebook.com/MEDDACJhttp://facebook.com/MEDDACJour website:our website:http://www.usarj.army.mil/organization/meddac/http://www.usarj.army.mil/organization/meddac/Notice From Sams Health ClinicNotice From Sams Health Clinic
  • B.G. Sams Health & Dental ClinicB.G. Sams Health & Dental ClinicRenovation Project Starting Soon.Renovation Project Starting Soon.Starting in FebruaryStarting in FebruaryThis project will be in phases and span almostThis project will be in phases and span almostthree years.three years.During the construction, only a small part ofDuring the construction, only a small part ofour parking lot will be availableour parking lot will be availablefor special needs parking.for special needs parking.
  • B.G. Sams Health & Dental ClinicB.G. Sams Health & Dental ClinicRenovation Project Starting SoonRenovation Project Starting SoonPlease be patient as we work to provide an up-to-Please be patient as we work to provide an up-to-date, modern facility for your medical and dentaldate, modern facility for your medical and dentalcare.care.The main entrance to the clinic will not change.The main entrance to the clinic will not change.Contact us atContact us at MEDDACJ-PAO@AMEDD.ARMY.MILMEDDACJ-PAO@AMEDD.ARMY.MILwith any questions or concerns.with any questions or concerns.
  • Temp BldgTemp BldgContractor Staging AreaMEDDACCommissaryMWRCamp Zama CommunityClubPHCROff Site Parking Locations-BuildingsOff Site Parking Locations-Buildings
  • DPW Housing OfficeDPW Housing Office(Staff Parking)(Staff Parking)New Patient ParkingNew Patient Parking(Commissary Area)(Commissary Area)Additional Patient ParkingAdditional Patient Parking(CZCC 48 Spots)(CZCC 48 Spots)BG Sams Health ClinicBldg704Bldg704Off Site Parking LocationsOff Site Parking LocationsSpecial Need ParkingSpecial Need Parking(Current Parking Lot)(Current Parking Lot)
  • Driving in Japan ClassesDriving in Japan ClassesAre you a newcomer to Japan?Are you a newcomer to Japan?Need to obtain your local drivers permit?Need to obtain your local drivers permit?Then sign-up for the "Driving in Japan” classThen sign-up for the "Driving in Japan” classevery Tuesday 8 a.m.every Tuesday 8 a.m.Safety classroom building 102, room A108Safety classroom building 102, room A108on Camp Zama.on Camp Zama.
  • There is no sign-up or fees for theThere is no sign-up or fees for thecourse.course.Please bring a valid US drivers licensePlease bring a valid US drivers licenseand your military ID card.and your military ID card.The class is approximately 4 hours long.The class is approximately 4 hours long.For more information,For more information,call the Safety Office atcall the Safety Office at 263-4464263-4464Driving in Japan ClassesDriving in Japan Classes
  • Remedial Drivers TrainingRemedial Drivers TrainingDo you require a remedial drivers classDo you require a remedial drivers classdue to a revocation ofdue to a revocation ofyour drivers privileges or an accidentyour drivers privileges or an accidentwhile driving a government vehicle?while driving a government vehicle?
  • The 4-hour class is taught QUARTERLY,The 4-hour class is taught QUARTERLY,and held in the safety classroomand held in the safety classroombuilding 102 room A108 on Camp Zama.building 102 room A108 on Camp Zama.For more information call the Safety OfficeFor more information call the Safety Officeatat 263-8379263-8379 to sign up,to sign up,All classes are free!All classes are free!Remedial Drivers TrainingRemedial Drivers Training
  • Now is the time to plan your travel for the remainderNow is the time to plan your travel for the remainderof Winter as well as your Spring Travel.of Winter as well as your Spring Travel.Zama ITT has a range of travel services available for you.Zama ITT has a range of travel services available for you.Please contact them atPlease contact them at263-5273 or 046-254-8896263-5273 or 046-254-8896 oror travel@zamaitt.comtravel@zamaitt.com..You can also check the web page atYou can also check the web page at http://zamaitt.comhttp://zamaitt.com..Just a few things to consider are listed on next slide.Just a few things to consider are listed on next slide.Camp Zama ITT Travel OfficeCamp Zama ITT Travel Office
  • Disneyland Discount Tickets valid until March 15Disneyland Discount Tickets valid until March 15Snow Monkey Trips until end of MarchSnow Monkey Trips until end of MarchSki and Snowboard TripsSki and Snowboard TripsGreat Wall MarathonGreat Wall MarathonTravel to Yap and Stay/Dive at Manta Ray Bay ResortTravel to Yap and Stay/Dive at Manta Ray Bay ResortPrincess Cruises include a special departurePrincess Cruises include a special departurefrom Japan in Julyfrom Japan in JulyCamp Zama ITT Travel OfficeCamp Zama ITT Travel OfficeContact:Contact: 263-5273 or 046-254-8896263-5273 or 046-254-8896 oror travel@zamaitt.comtravel@zamaitt.com..
  • TheThe American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross providesprovidesthe military community and their families with 24/7 accessthe military community and their families with 24/7 accessto an Emergency Communications Networkto an Emergency Communications Networkto keep families connected in a crisis,to keep families connected in a crisis,provide case management services,provide case management services,and assist with emergency financial assistance.and assist with emergency financial assistance.Find us on FacebookFind us on FacebookAmerican Red Cross – Camp ZamaAmerican Red Cross – Camp ZamaClick on “Notes”Click on “Notes”Emergency Communication MessagesEmergency Communication Messages
  • To start anTo start an American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross messagemessagewe need this information:we need this information:Service member’s or sponsors’ full nameService member’s or sponsors’ full nameBranch of serviceBranch of serviceRankRankSocial Security Number or date of birthSocial Security Number or date of birthComplete military unit addressComplete military unit addressEmergency Communication MessagesEmergency Communication Messages
  • Restroom RelocationRestroom RelocationTemporary locationTemporary locationfor customers to usefor customers to usethe restroomsthe restroomsFeb. 1 to Aug. 1,Feb. 1 to Aug. 1,20132013
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Miso Soup / Cream of BroccoliMiso Soup / Cream of BroccoliPork Chop with Tomato Garlic SaucePork Chop with Tomato Garlic SauceParmesan FishParmesan FishMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceBroccoli PolonaiseBroccoli PolonaiseMexican CornMexican Corn5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 2,May. 2,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Egg Drop Soup / Creamy Tomato SoupEgg Drop Soup / Creamy Tomato SoupBaked Chicken / Roast BeefBaked Chicken / Roast BeefCajun Baked Fish / Fried FishCajun Baked Fish / Fried FishMashed Potatoes / Steamed RiceMashed Potatoes / Steamed RiceSeasoned Brussels SproutsSeasoned Brussels SproutsSeasoned Peas & OnionSeasoned Peas & Onion11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 3,May. 3,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Egg Drop Soup / Creamy Tomato SoupEgg Drop Soup / Creamy Tomato SoupHam SteakHam SteakBeef YakisobaBeef YakisobaSteamed RiceSteamed RiceButtered PotatoesButtered PotatoesSeasoned CarrotsSeasoned CarrotsSeasoned Green BeansSeasoned Green Beans5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 3 2013May. 3 2013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Omelet / Boiled Egg / Pancakes / BaconOmelet / Boiled Egg / Pancakes / BaconHominy Grits / Biscuits / Creamed BeefHominy Grits / Biscuits / Creamed BeefHashed Brown PotatoesHashed Brown PotatoesVegetable Soup / Corn ChowderVegetable Soup / Corn ChowderPork Curry / Baked ChickenPork Curry / Baked ChickenParsley Potatoes / Steamed RiceParsley Potatoes / Steamed RiceCreamed Peas / Buttered CornCreamed Peas / Buttered Corn9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May. 4,May. 4,20132013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Vegetable Soup / Corn ChowderVegetable Soup / Corn ChowderVeal ParmesanVeal ParmesanButtered Baked FishButtered Baked FishMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed Brown RiceSteamed Brown RiceHot Spicy BeetsHot Spicy BeetsSeasoned Mixed CaliforniaSeasoned Mixed California5 p.m. to 6 p.m5 p.m. to 6 p.m ..May. 4,May. 4,20132013Price :Price :$6.45$6.45
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Omelet / Boiled Egg / French Toast / BaconOmelet / Boiled Egg / French Toast / BaconHominy Grits / Biscuits / Creamed BeefHominy Grits / Biscuits / Creamed BeefHashed Brown PotatoesHashed Brown PotatoesBeef Rice Soup / Potato Chowder with BaconBeef Rice Soup / Potato Chowder with BaconMustard-Roasted Fish / Tomato Garlic ChickenMustard-Roasted Fish / Tomato Garlic ChickenGarlic Roasted Potatoes / Steamed RiceGarlic Roasted Potatoes / Steamed RiceSautéed Onions & MushroomSautéed Onions & MushroomGreen Beans CasseroleGreen Beans Casserole9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May. 5,May. 5,20132013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Beef Rice Soup / Potato Chowder with BaconBeef Rice Soup / Potato Chowder with BaconBBQ Corned BeefBBQ Corned BeefGrilled Pork ChopsGrilled Pork ChopsMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceGlazed CarrotsGlazed CarrotsMixed Scandinavian MixMixed Scandinavian Mix5 p.m. to 6 p.m5 p.m. to 6 p.m ..May. 5,May. 5,20132013Price :Price :$6.45$6.45
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Tortilla Soup / Chicken Noodle SoupTortilla Soup / Chicken Noodle SoupEnchiladas / TacosEnchiladas / TacosMexican Pork Chops / Chicken FajitasMexican Pork Chops / Chicken FajitasMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesMexican Rice / Refried BeansMexican Rice / Refried BeansMixed AntiguaMixed AntiguaMexican Mixed VegetablesMexican Mixed Vegetables11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 6,May. 6,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Tortilla Soup / Chicken Noodle SoupTortilla Soup / Chicken Noodle SoupBeef & Corn PieBeef & Corn PieCreole Baked FishCreole Baked FishSteamed Brown RiceSteamed Brown RiceOven Brown PotatoesOven Brown PotatoesSeasoned Green BeansSeasoned Green BeansWax BeansWax Beans5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 6,May. 6,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Minestrone Soup / Cream of Potato SoupMinestrone Soup / Cream of Potato SoupBaked Lasagna / Spinach LasagnaBaked Lasagna / Spinach LasagnaSpaghetti with Meat Sauce / MarinaraSpaghetti with Meat Sauce / MarinaraSzechwan ChickenSzechwan ChickenPotatoes and Herbs / Steamed RicePotatoes and Herbs / Steamed RiceMixed Italian BlendMixed Italian BlendSeasoned SuccotashSeasoned SuccotashToasted Garlic BreadToasted Garlic Bread11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 7,May. 7,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Minestrone Soup / Cream of Potato SoupMinestrone Soup / Cream of Potato SoupPork AdoboPork AdoboBaked ChickenBaked ChickenSteamed RiceSteamed RiceMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesMustard GreensMustard GreensPeas & OnionPeas & Onion5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 7,May. 7,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~French Onion Soup / Chicken Wild Rice SoupFrench Onion Soup / Chicken Wild Rice SoupBBQ Chicken / Fried Chicken / Baked ChickenBBQ Chicken / Fried Chicken / Baked ChickenBBQ Pork SpareribsBBQ Pork SpareribsSouthern Fried Catfish / Baked MacaroniSouthern Fried Catfish / Baked Macaroni& Cheese / Corn Muffin / Glazed Sweet& Cheese / Corn Muffin / Glazed SweetPotatoes / Steamed Rice / BlackPotatoes / Steamed Rice / BlackEyed Peas / Okra & Tomato ComboEyed Peas / Okra & Tomato ComboSouthern Style Greens / Fried OkraSouthern Style Greens / Fried Okra11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 8,May. 8,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~French Onion Soup / Chicken Wild Rice SoupFrench Onion Soup / Chicken Wild Rice SoupHamburger YakisobaHamburger YakisobaGrilled Garlic Pork ChopsGrilled Garlic Pork ChopsMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceSeasoned Mixed CaliforniaSeasoned Mixed CaliforniaMixed OrientalMixed Oriental5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 8,May. 8,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Miso Soup / Cream of BroccoliMiso Soup / Cream of BroccoliRoast Turkey / Cranberry SauceRoast Turkey / Cranberry SauceKalua Pig & Cabbage / Teriyaki ChickenKalua Pig & Cabbage / Teriyaki ChickenSteamed Rice / Steamed Brown RiceSteamed Rice / Steamed Brown RiceSavory Bread DressingSavory Bread DressingOven Glo PotatoesOven Glo PotatoesMixed Vegetables / Tangy SpinachMixed Vegetables / Tangy Spinach11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 9,May. 9,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Miso Soup / Cream of BroccoliMiso Soup / Cream of BroccoliBeef SukiyakiBeef SukiyakiChicken Rice BowlChicken Rice BowlMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceHot Spicy BeetsHot Spicy BeetsSeasoned CarrotsSeasoned Carrots5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 9,May. 9,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Egg Drop Soup / Corn ChowderEgg Drop Soup / Corn ChowderStuffed Salmon / Fried FishStuffed Salmon / Fried FishBread Chicken PattyBread Chicken PattySteamed Brown Rice / Obrien PotatoesSteamed Brown Rice / Obrien PotatoesSeasoned CornSeasoned CornStewed TomatoesStewed Tomatoes11:30 a.m. to 111:30 a.m. to 1p.mp.m ..May. 10,May. 10,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Egg Drop Soup / Corn ChowderEgg Drop Soup / Corn ChowderRotisserie ChickenRotisserie ChickenSweet & Sour PorkSweet & Sour PorkMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceSeasoned CarrotsSeasoned CarrotsSeasoned ScandinavianSeasoned Scandinavian5 p.m. to 6:305 p.m. to 6:30p.mp.m ..May. 10,May. 10,20132013Price :Price :$4.60$4.60
  • ~Menu~~Menu~9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May. 11,May. 11,20132013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25Omelet / Boiled Egg / Pancakes / BiscuitsOmelet / Boiled Egg / Pancakes / BiscuitsHominy Grits / Creamed Beef / BaconHominy Grits / Creamed Beef / BaconHashed Brown PotatoesHashed Brown PotatoesVegetable Soup / Potato Chowder With BaconVegetable Soup / Potato Chowder With BaconNew England Boil Dinner / Baked ChickenNew England Boil Dinner / Baked ChickenMashed Potatoes / Steamed RiceMashed Potatoes / Steamed RiceCalico Corn / Green Beans CasseroleCalico Corn / Green Beans Casserole
  • ~Menu~~Menu~5 p.m. to 6 p.m5 p.m. to 6 p.m ..May. 11,May. 11,20132013Price :Price :$6.45$6.45Vegetable Soup / Potato chowder with BaconVegetable Soup / Potato chowder with BaconBraised Beef CubeBraised Beef CubeBaked Fish with Sweet & Sour SauceBaked Fish with Sweet & Sour SauceFranconia PotatoesFranconia PotatoesSteamed RiceSteamed RiceSeasoned PeasSeasoned PeasCauliflowerCauliflower
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Omelets & Boiled EggsOmelets & Boiled EggsEggs to OrderEggs to OrderFrench Toast with Strawberries & FreshFrench Toast with Strawberries & FreshWhipped CreamWhipped CreamOven Crisp Bacon & Creamed Beef OverOven Crisp Bacon & Creamed Beef OverOven-Baked BiscuitsOven-Baked BiscuitsHominy Grits & Hot OatmealHominy Grits & Hot Oatmeal9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May 12,May 12,20132013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Prime Rib with Au JusPrime Rib with Au JusShrimp SautéedShrimp SautéedShrimp TempuraShrimp TempuraBaked ChickenBaked ChickenSteamed Rice & Baked PotatoSteamed Rice & Baked PotatoButtered Egg NoodlesButtered Egg NoodlesSautéed Mushrooms & OnionSautéed Mushrooms & Onion9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May 12,2013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25
  • ~Menu~~Menu~Southern-Style GreensSouthern-Style GreensSteamed Buttered CornSteamed Buttered CornDinner RollsDinner RollsSalad BarSalad BarAssorted Juices, Milk & CoffeeAssorted Juices, Milk & CoffeeAssorted DessertsAssorted Desserts9 a.m. to 1 p.m9 a.m. to 1 p.m ..May 12,May 12,20132013Price :Price :$5.25$5.25
  • ~Menu~~Menu~5 p.m. to 6 p.m5 p.m. to 6 p.m ..May. 12,May. 12,20132013Price :Price :$6.45$6.45Beef Rice Soup / Cream of Mushroom SoupBeef Rice Soup / Cream of Mushroom SoupMexican Fish StewMexican Fish StewAsian Pepper SteakAsian Pepper SteakSteamed RiceSteamed RiceMashed PotatoesMashed PotatoesBrussels SproutsBrussels SproutsBeetsBeets
  • Effective Date:Effective Date: Jan. 31, 2013Jan. 31, 2013Every Thursday’s Breakfast HoursEvery Thursday’s Breakfast Hourswill change from:will change from: 6 to 8 a.m.6 to 8 a.m.to the new hoursto the new hours:: 7 to 9 a.m.7 to 9 a.m.
  • Attention college- and careerschool-bound students!Apply now for Federal Student Aid (FSA).Applications are at the link below:Go to http://www.fafsa.govSchool Information
  • What is Ready Army?Ready Army is the Army Emergency ManagementProgram’s proactive campaign to increase theresilience of the Army community by informing ofrelevant hazards and encouraging Soldiers,their Families, Army Civilians and contractors to,“Get a Kit. Make a Plan. Be Informed.”
  • What is Ready Army?Through outreach and education Ready Army callsour Army community to action and aims to create aculture of preparedness that will save lives andstrengthen the nation.
  • Get a KitWhen disaster strikes, emergency respondersaddress the most critical needs and may noteven be able to get to an area until it is deemedsafe. While they work on behalf of the entirecommunity, it is your responsibility to ensureyour family’s well-being during times of crisis.Emergency kits to sustain for 72 hours are anessential tool for meeting that challenge.
  • Make a Plan• Ensure everyone understands the plan, and practices.• How to communicate during an emergency.• Consider what to do, where to go, what to take.• Plan for members with disabilities or special needs.• Include pets in family plan.• Report status through ADPAAS.• Identify a continental U.S. contact.
  • Be informed• Chain of Command• www.ready.army.mil• www.usarj.army.mil (Local Conditions Page)•www.facebook.com/usagj•Mass Notification System• Command Channel 13• Eagle 810 radio• Family Assistance Center
  • Emergency Supply Kit• Food supply for all family members for five days (ready toeat; no preparation required)• Bottled water• Protective mask• 30-day supply of prescription medication• Over-the-counter medications• Baby toiletries (diapers, etc.) (five-day supply)• Toiletry articles (toothbrush, etc.)• Feminine hygiene articles
  • Emergency Supply Kit• Baby articles• First-Aid kit• Flashlight with extra batteries• Portable radio with extra batteries• Can opener• Backpack / luggage• Extra clothing (keep in mind baggage limits)• Blankets (seasonal)• $100 cash• Pet carrier (dog or cat only) with 10-day supply of petfoods
  • WORDS TO LIVE BYDo what is right … legally, ethically, and morally
  • WORDS TO LIVE BYPractice the “Golden Rule”
  • WORDS TO LIVE BYSpiritual, physical, and mental fitness is a must
  • WORDS TO LIVE BYTrain your replacement;develop tomorrow’s leaders
  • WORDS TO LIVE BYEnsure your family is Army strong