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Exceptional Family Member Program Helps Marine With Readiness

The Marine Corps lives and breathes by its service motto “Semper Fidelis,” which demonstrates the connectedness Marines have for the Marine Corps, their unit, and their brothers and sisters in arms.

The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) improves the quality of life for Active Duty Marines who support

National Child Abuse Month: What is child abuse?

The Department of Defense definition of child abuse according to the Marine Corps Order 1754.11 as:  The physical or sexual abuse, emotional abuse, or neglect of a child by a parent, guardian, foster parent, or by a caregiver, whether the caregiver is interfamilial or extra familial, under circumstances indicating the child’s welfare is harmed or threatened.

Each state provides its own definitions of child abuse within civil and criminal statutes, but they are informed by the following definitions of various forms […]

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

During the month of April, in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, people across the country come together to raise awareness about child abuse and neglect prevention. Marine and Family Programs spearheads Child Abuse Prevention Month activities aboard MCAS Cherry Point.  The theme adopted for 2017 is, “Children Thrive in Safe, Stable, Nurturing Homes”

Nationally over six million children come to the attention of child protective services each year according to a Children’s Bureau 2014 report. Four children die every day […]

Finding Fun and Relaxation

Each April, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) sponsors Alcohol Awareness Month to “increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism and alcohol-related issues.”  Alcohol Awareness Month is a great time to highlight some of the simple efforts we can take to combat alcohol-related problems.

One easy and fun way to prevent these issues is engaging in constructive and healthy activities that do not promote the misuse of alcohol.  Evidence […]

EFMP is available to assist you with your PCS moves

The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) is available to assist enrolled families with upcoming Permanent Change of Station (PCS) moves.   Once Headquarters Marine Corps EFMP alerts us that you have orders, Family Case Workers at your current duty station and the one you’re moving to work together to assist in a smooth transition for your family.  We’ll ask you to complete a Warm Hand Off Transition Checklist which identifies any needs you may have at your new duty station before you […]

The Roadhouse has NEW lunch specials

The Roadhouse has NEW lunch specials

Check out the awesome new daily lunch specials at the Roadhouse:

Monday: Nacho Cheese Burger $7.95
A delicious burger topped with Pepper Jack cheese, jalapenos, Pico de Gallo,
chipotle mayo and tortilla strips. Served with fresh tortilla chips and salsa. 

Tuesday: Chicken Salad Wrap $6.25
Homemade chicken salad wrapped in a spinach tortilla with lettuce and tomato. Served with fries.

Wednesday: Gyro $7.25
Sliced gyro meat with lettuce, tomato, and Tzatziki sauce on a warm tortilla. Served with fries.

Thursday: Buffalo Chicken Wrap $7.25
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