RELOCATION ASSISTANCE

While moving can be stressful, your stress can be drastically reduced if you take full advantage of the many Relocation Assistance Program services and tools available. The A&FRC provides relocation information, education, and skills development for customers.  The A&FRC is the place to find answers to all of your relocation questions as well as assistance with in-transit emergencies.

CULTURAL ADAPTATION

The Airman and Family Readiness Center staff can help you with many relocation concerns, answer questions about the German culture and provide assistance with moving adjustments. The Relocation Program is the office of primary responsibility for the Base INTRO program. For an appointment, contact the Airman and Family Readiness Center at DSN 480-5100.

GERMAN CULTURE ORIENTATION (GCO)

The GCO is a non-mandatory class beneficial for newcomers. The briefing provides information on German culture, customs and courtesies. The class is designed to welcome Active Duty members, Civilians and Dependents to the KMC and provide basic tools and information to assist with adapting into their new base, home and community.

SPONSORSHIP TRAINING

Sponsorship Training is for first time sponsors, a refresher for those that haven’t sponsored someone recently, or for anyone that wants to be a better sponsor.  Learn how to help a newcomer have a smooth transition into the KMC! This is a group training that can be done at the A&FRC or in the workplace for 10 or more people. The following relocation websites may also be valuable resources in planning your move:

http://www.militaryonesource.com

http://www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil

http://www.ramstein.af.mil/About-Us/Newcomers-Info/Arrival

LENDING LOCKER

Located in the ‘AIRMAN’S ATTIC’, Bldg. 2162

Dish kits are available for all ranks who have just relocated to Ramstein, are TDY, or are PCSing from Ramstein.  Hours of Operation:  Tues, Wed, and Fri, 11:00-13:00 as well as the last Saturday of the month from 11:00-14:00.