AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER:
Airman & Family Readiness Center - Targeted support aimed at assisting individuals and families to adapt and meet the demands of the military lifestyle. Services include Air Force Aid Society Information and Referrals; Transition Assistance; Relocation Assistance; Employment Assistance; Casualty Assistance; Deployment and Remote Tour support; Key Spouse training; Personal Financial Readiness Services; Emergency Financial Assistance; School Liaison support; Military Child Education support; Exceptional Family Member support; Crisis and Disaster support; Survivor Benefit Program services; Volunteer Resources, Voting Assistance Program and support to Wounded Warriors.
Facility: Airman and Family Readiness Center-Bldg. 732
Address: 53147 Kansas Street, McConnell AFB, KS 67221
Intended for: Active Duty members, Reserve, Guard, DOD Civilians, retiress and their eligible family members. We provide assistance to all members of all branches of service.
When: 0730-1700, Mon-Fri. Closed on all federal holidays and AMC Family Days.
Where: South End of A&FRC, Bldg. 732, next to the Finance Building.
Phone: (316) 759-6020; for emergency financial assistance after duty hours, contact the American Red Cross, (877) 272-7337.
Facebook: McConnell Airman and Family Readiness Center
Resource Provider: Community Readiness Consultants & Specialists, Exceptional Family Member Program-Family Support Specialist, School Liaison Officer, Red Cross Emergency Assistance Coordinator, Military and Family Life Counselors, Wichita WorkForce Counselors, VA Veterans Benefits Counselors, and the Casualty Assistance Representative Last Updated: 23-April-2018
Child Development Center - The CDC offers weekly and hourly child care for children ages 6 weeks - 5 years. Parents can register for care at Militarychildcare.com for weekly child care. If no immediate care is available, their names will be place on a waiting list. A variety of programs are available in the Child Development. CDC's are certified by DoD and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Facility: Child Development CenterAddress: Parsons St, Bldg 337, Wichita KS 67221Intended for: Children of ID Cardholders When: Monday – Friday 0630-1800Where: From main gate, take Kansas St through the stop light, turn left on Parsons, CDC is on your left next to the Airman’s Attic/Playgroup buildingCost: Varies based on total family incomePhone: COMM—(316) 759-4223 or DSN 743-4223Website: Main: https://refuelmcconnell.com/youth-family/child-development-center-cdc/Childcare Request: http://www.militarychildcare.com/ Resource Provider: Childcare ProvidersLast Updated: 24-April-2018
Youth Center - Youth Centers offer a variety of programs to youth 9-18 years of age, to include STEM activities, 4H, youth sports and fitness, instructional classes, open recreation, specialty camps, education and career development, the arts, character and leadership development, health and life skills and much more.
Facility: Youth Center Building Address: 3015 Arnold Blvd, Bldg 2800, Wichita KS 67210Intended for: All youth dependents of ID Cardholders 9-18yrs old When: (Winter) School Hours—Monday - Friday 1500-1900 / (Summer) Non-School HoursMonday - Friday 1300-1900 Where: Corvias Family Housing across Rock Rd from main installation, Bldg 2800, next to School Age CenterCost: Membership--$24.00/yr per eligible dependent, other costs vary based on activityPhone: COMM—(316) 759-4070 or DSN—743-4070 Website: Main: https://refuelmcconnell.com/youth-family/youth-programs-yp/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MCCONNELLYOUTHPROGRAMS Resource Provider: Youth Center StaffLast Updated: 24-April-2018
School Liaison Officer - Provides answers to Parents and military children and teens concerns about school, PreK-12. Consults on how to choose a school. Helps parents know what they need to do in order to homeschool in Kansas. Helps Seeks to engage and educate policymakers, not-for-profit associations, concerned business interests and other leaders about the needs of military members & their families.
Facility: Child Development Center in Building 337
Address: 53147 Kansas Street Suite 102, McConnell AFB, KS 67221
Intended for: Families and guardians of all military students PreK-12 based at McConnell AFB, School district staff, community connections as needed.
When: Monday – Friday 7:30a.m. - 4:30p.m., and available for school and community meetings after hours as needed
Where: Inside the Child Development Center (CDC)- Ask at the CDC Front Desk
Phone: COMM-- (316)759-3326 or DSN—743-3326
Website (RefuelMcConnell): https://refuelmcconnell.com/youth-family/airman-family-readiness-center/school-liaison-officer/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/McConnellAirmanAndFamilyReadinessCenter/
Resource Provider: School Liaison Officer
Last Updated: 10 June-2019