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NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH (Article 3 )

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 […]

2017 Easter Eggstravaganza Photos

Below are links to the photos from the 2017 Easter Eggstravaganza –  just in time for your Easter Facebook post or email!  There are 2 separate links – the  first link is of photos taken with the Easter Bunny and the other link is of photos from the Event.  Thank you to everyone who participated in this super fun day!

Easter Bunny Photos   – provided by Vintage Moon Photography

Easter Event Photos   – courtesy of Sonja Hoffman, 2d LAAD Family Readiness Officer

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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EFMP: Did You Know?

The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) provides support and assistance to families with medical, behavioral and educational special needs.  Did you know that EFMP….

Provides Family Support – Each family is assigned a Family Case Worker that works with you & your family to provide support, assistance and information as needed. Your Family Case Worker contacts you once each quarter and more often if needed.