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Relocation Assistance Program

The Airman and Family Readiness Center has several relocation resources to help you become acquainted to Schriever and the local area. To assist those who are PCSing, Rosetta Stones/Language Books, storybooks and journals for school age children, maps and books on various overseas and stateside assignments.


For base-specific information on your new location, to include fast facts, cost of living, articles, photos, major unit listing, and program and services contacts, please visit Schriever's information page on 'Military Installations' (opens in new window). 

Visit Military One Source for PCS checklists and additional guidance (opens in new window). 

Sponsorship Training
Sponsorship Training is available online at My Training Hub (opens in new window). Please complete your initial training online, visit the Airman & Family Readiness Center for additional training courses, and to create a sponsor packet. Sponsor Packets include maps, Colorado Springs and Denver Directories, School District Information, Spouse Employment Opportunities, Housing Networks and more. The Airman & Family Readiness Center staff is available to answer any questions and provide specific sponsorship material for your move. 

Moving Made Simple/Going Overseas
Relocating is a way of life for military, DoD civilians and family members. Our Moving Made Simple/Going Overseas program is designed to help reduce the stress and uncertainty often associated with moving. Individual appointments are available for those wanting to obtain additional information for the area they are relocating to and to feel comfortable with the relocation process. Information reviewed includes Military Installations, Plan My Move, Housing Networks, JPPSO/TMO, Finance, School Enrollments and more.

Right Start Newcomer’s Orientation                                                                                                                                          
A day of briefings held in building 300 auditorium from 0800-1530 the third Thursday of each month that introduces military members, DoD civilians and spouses to Schriever Air Force Base. Our Wing Commander opens the day with a Mission Brief and Welcome Remarks, followed by presentations from Security Forces, Safety, Legal, SARC, 21 Medical Group and more. An information fair is incorporated into the newcomer’s orientation and includes Tricare, Military & Family Life Consultants, Public Affairs, Child Care Services, Chaplains and more.                                    


City Housing Agencies

Colorado Springs Housing Authority 719-387-6714
Consumer Credit Counseling Services 719-576-0909
Partners in Housing 719-473-0535
Colorado Housing Enterprises 719-633-0535

House and Home

Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (Opens in new window) 
HUD - Home Buying Tips (Opens in new window) 
Automated Housing Referral Network (Opens in new window) 
Trulia Real Estate Search* (Opens in new window) 

Newcomers Should Know

Peterson AFB Billeting (Opens in new window) 
Temporary Lodging Expense FAQ (Opens in new window) 

Helpful Transition Links

Classes and Programs (Opens in new window) 
Department of Veteran Affairs (Opens in new window) 
Career exploration and job analysis (Opens in new window) 

A&FRC Links

A&FRC Home (Opens in new window) 
Transition Assistance (Opens in new window) 
Military Family Life Skills (Opens in new window) 
Employment Assistance (Opens in new window) 
Relocation Assistance (Opens in new window) 
Readiness and Deployment (Opens in new window) 
Class Descriptions (Opens in new window) 
Financial Management (Opens in new window) 


Voting Assistance

CC's Hotline

Environmental Office

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