The Yokota Airman & Family Readiness Center serves as a one-stop information and referral center and provides individuals and families with workshops, activities, and services which strengthen our community and promote self-sufficiency, mission readiness, cultural adaptation overseas and adaptation to the Air Force way of life.
10 STEPS TO FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT
Next Class: To Be Scheduled
This class follows Kathryn Troutman’s 10 Steps to Federal Employment to provide you with tips on obtaining federal employment through USAJOBS.
New to Japan? Want to learn more about the community and culture? Check out the A&FRC’s cultural adaptation classes.
TIPS FOR TEACHING ENGLISH
MON • 11 MAR • 1:30–2:30 P.M.
JAPANESE CUSTOMS & COURTESIES
MON • 25 MAR • 1:30 P.M.
JAPANESE COOKING CLASS
TUE • 26 MAR • 12–1:30 P.M.
BUNDLES FOR BABIES
Expecting a baby? Have a newborn? Learn more about budgeting for a baby, prenatal fitness, A&FRC programs, Air Force Aid Society and more from various base service agencies. Participants will receive a gift card for their precious bundle compliments of the Air Force Aid Society. Registration is required.
CHILD CARE FOR PCS
The Child Care for PCS program helps relieve stress felt by Air Force families during a PCS move. This program entitles Air Force families within 60 days of PCS departure or arrival date at Yokota Air Base to receive up to 20 hours of childcare for each child. Childcare will be provided by licensed Family Child Care homes and paid for by the Air Force Aid Society. Bring a copy of your PCS orders to A&FRC and receive a list of care providers and a certificate to give to the care provider.
Thursdays • 10–11 a.m.
A required briefing for those deploying or going TDY for more than 30 days. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend to learn about the different challenges they may experience and the resources available to ease deployment-related stress.
Thursdays • 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
A required briefing for members returning from deployment. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend to understand the five stages of reintegration and how to best cope with the process of returning to the new normal.
EFMP is a community support program for families of exceptional needs. EFMP serves both children and adult family members. Families can self-enroll into EFMP or they can be recommended for enrollment by their first shirts or helping organizations. Please contact the Airman & Family Readiness Center for more information.
EFMP hosts support groups, events, and recreational activities for families to facilitate networking and promote fun in an inclusive environment.
Tue • 12 Mar • 9–10 a.m. • A&FRC
Learn all about EFMP from Medical and Family Support staff.
Sensory Play Group
Tue • 19 Mar • 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Play Room, Bldg. 4302
Children will enjoy structured activities and circle time while the adults convene for parent discussion.
Sensory Friendly Movie
Thu • 28 Mar • 6–8 p.m. • A&FRC
Kids can watch a series of short films while sipping on drinks, snacking on popcorn and enjoying sensory games. Movie theater fun without the strict rules.
EFMP Briefs On The Go
Interested in learning more about EFMP, special education, assistance animals, PCS with EFMP or disability awareness? EFMP can come to your unit or base event. Call A&FRC to schedule an outreach presentation.
Mon–Thu 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Fri 9 a.m.–4 p.m.