19 April 2012 Task Force Tigershark FRSA Flash www.facebook.com/TF TigersharkContents of this newsletter are compiled from multiple Military Family news sources. Material presenteddoes not represent the views or endorsement of TF Tigershark or the United States Army. This material isfor personal use of the readers. All readers are encouraged to do further research for all applicable restric-tions and guidelines.
At the Movies P a g e 6 Salmon Run Stadium 12 Post Theater Now playing Playing @ 6 Reel Time, Bldg 10725 North Riva Ridge The Cabin in the Woods (R) Friday - 20 Apr Lockout (PG-13) John Carter (PG-13) 7pm The Three Stooges (PG) Silent House (R) 9:30pm American Reunion (R) Saturday - 21 Apr Titanic 3D (PG-13) The Lorax (PG) - 2pm Mirror Mirror (PG) John Carter (PG-13) 7pm Wrath of the Titans (PG-13) Silent House (R) 9:30pm Wrath of the Titans (3D)(PG-13) Sunday - 22 Apr The Hunger Games (PG-13) The Lorax (PG) - 2pm The Raid: Redemption (R) John Carter (PG-13) - 5pm 21 Jump Street (R) Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax (PG)*Admission for all shows is $4.50 for adults; Starting Friday$2.25 for children ages 6-11; under 5 is free Chimpanzee (G)Call 772-5571 for more information The Lucky One (PG-13) Think Like a Man (PG-13) Black River Drive In 28035 NYS Rt 3 Black River, NY 315-773-8604 Showtime starting at about 8:20pm Admission is $7 for 12 Triple Feature all weekend long. Playing Fri,Sat,Sun April 20,21,22 "The Three Stooges" rated PG, "This Means War" rated pg 13, and "Red Tail" rated pg13. Playing order Fri– This Means War, Three Stooges, Red Tail Sat– Three Stooges, This Means War, Red Tail, Sun - Red Tail, This Means War, Three Stooges.
P a g e 7 There is a new Pediatric Dentistry located in Watertown. It is the ONLY Pedi- atric Dentistry in Watertown and they accept United Concordia and Met Life. They are currently accepting new patients. Here is the information:Watertown Pediatric DentistryDr. Andrew Beuttenmuller104 Paddock Street, Suite 103Watertown, NY 13601
Volunteers needed!!P a g e 8 Location: Pine Plains Complex
P a g e 9 10th CAB FRG Training Day 9 May 2012 Classes will be taking place in the 2-10 Classroom, Bldg 19912. Time schedule for each class has not been put out yet. Classes being offered are FRG Leader and Informal Funds. The deadline to sign up for childcare is 24 April 2012. More details to follow.. Please contact your FRG Leader or BDE FRSA, Jackie Sharpe, 315-774-1104 if you plan on attending. TRAINING SCHEDULE
P a g e 1 4 MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MONEY!The Personal Financial Counseling group of the Military & Family Life Consultantprogram offers confidential, free financial counseling to you and members of yourfamily. A consultant can help you manage your finances, establish financial goalsand plan your financial future.Thank you for your service. Here are several resources that may help you. Do a budget: talk to us to learn how! Or go to www.google.com. ( Gmail account/ Documents/Search Templates/Family Budget Planner) Debt solutions – www.powerpay.org ; www.ftc.gov/bcp View Earnings Statements/Change Deductions – www.mypay.dfas.mil/ mypay.aspx Order your free credit report – www.annualcreditreport.com Get your free credit score – www.saveandinvest.org/military Improve your credit – http://myfico.com/crediteducation/improveyourscore List of approved credit counseling organizations – www.usdoj.gov/ust Printable Food Coupons. www.smartsource.com Food, furniture, auto repair, financial help – www.operationhomefront.net Comprehensive community resources – www.211.org (Type in your location) Ripped Off? Register complaint at -- www.ftc.gov/sentinel/military Military Child Care – www.military.com/benefits Off-base housing – www.ahrn.com Grants – Am. Legion 800-504-4098; VFW – 816-756-3390 Emergencies – Red Cross – 877-272-7337; or BDE Chaplain - 315-772-2940 Education Assistance – www.gibill.va.gov Plan your financial future – www.saveandinvest.org/military Plan your retirement with the Thrift Savings Plan – http://www.tsp.gov Tax help and filing taxes -- www.militaryonesource.com. 10% Savings Deposit Program (SDP) – www.saveandinvest.org Transitioning out of the military – www.turbotap.org www.dol.gov Where to Get Help 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Personal Financial Counselor P: 315-523-3765
P a g e 1 5 Helpful Phone Numbers For Military Families at Fort DrumThe MFLC Personal Financial Counselor program helps you and your family manage your finances,resolve financial problems and reach long-term goals. Services are free, anonymous and confidential.For an appointment, call (at 10th CAB) 315-523-3765 or (at ACS) 315-489-2466.Thank you for your service to our country. Here are several resources for families who need helpachieving financial readiness. Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program. Call (315) 782-9222. WIC serves all kinds of families with nutritious food, free nutrition advice, tips for staying healthy, recipes and resources for growing families. Food Stamp Program – through the Community Action Planning Council. Call (315) 788-4900, or go to www.mybenefits.ny.gov. Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP). Helps people pay for their energy bills. Call (800) 342- 3009 or visit www.otda.state.ny.us and click on “Resources for Working Families”. Army One Source. See http://aos.myarmylifetoo.com, or www.militaryonessource.com. Open 24/7 to answer any questions about everyday concerns or Army Community Services (ACS). Employment readiness, basic budgeting, credit use; multiple forms of help. Building 4330. Call 315-772-6556/6557. Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance (FSSA) Pre-screening. Go to https:// www.dmdc.osd.mil/fssa/. See if you qualify for special assistance to supplement the BAS allowance. Difficult to qualify. Unemployment Compensation for Military Spouses upon PCS-related Job Loss. Contact your previous state’s Department of Labor. See www.careeronestop.org. Family Advocacy Program (FAP) at ACS Building. FAP offers a variety of services to help Soldiers, Spouses and Families gain life skills to lead a fulfilling life. Workshops include: Baby Basics; Parenting Workshops; For-Fathers-Only. Call (315) 772-4244. New Parent Support Program (NPSP). The NPSP is a professional team of nurses and social workers who provide supportive and caring services to military families with children from birth to three years of age. Call (315) 772-0748.